how to pronounce prickle


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prickle is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of prickle


  1. A small, sharp pointed object, such as a thorn.
  2. A tingling sensation of mild discomfort.
  3. A kind of willow basket.
  4. A sieve of hazelnuts, weighing about fifty pounds.


  1. To feel a prickle.
  2. To cause (someone) to feel a prickle; to prick.

prickle frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word prickle occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with prickle


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