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thorniness

Definitions of thorniness
  1. noun
    a rough and bitter manner
    synonyms: acerbity, acrimony, bitterness, jaundice, tartness
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    type of:
    disagreeableness
    an ill-tempered and offensive disposition
  2. noun
    the quality of being covered with prickly thorns or spines
    synonyms: bristliness, prickliness, spininess
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    type of:
    raggedness, roughness
    a texture of a surface or edge that is not smooth but is irregular and uneven
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