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bristle

US [ˈbrɪs(ə)l]
UK ['brɪs(ə)l]
  • n.刚毛;短而硬的毛发;刷子毛
  • v.(对某人的言行)大为恼怒;被激怒
  • Web鬃毛;猪鬃;发怒
Plural Form:bristles  Present Participle:bristling  Past Tense:bristled  
bristle
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n.
1.
短而硬的毛发;刚毛a short stiff hair
the bristles on his chin
他下巴上的胡茬子
2.
刷子毛one of the short stiff hairs or wires in a brush
v.
1.
[i]
~ (with sth) (at sth)
(对某人的言行)大为恼怒;被激怒to suddenly become very annoyed or offended at what sb says or does
His lies made her bristle with rage.
他的谎话使她火冒三丈。
2.
[i]
(背部或颈部的毛因惊吓或发怒)竖起,耸起to stand up on the back and neck because the animal is frightened or angry

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