Synonyms of bristle in English:
1 the bristles on his chin
(bristles) stubble, five o'clock shadow;
2 a hedgehog's bristles
spine, prickle, quill, barb
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1 the hair on the back of his neck bristled
rise, stand up, stand on end
2 she bristled at his tone
take offense, bridle, take umbrage, be affronted, be offended;
get angry, be irritated
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