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spiky
American English: /ˈspaɪki/
British English: /ˈspʌɪki/

Translation of spiky in Spanish:

adjective spikier, spikiest

  • 1 1.1 (having spikes)
    con puntas or púas or pinchos
    Example sentences
    • Pufferfish can balloon into a spiky sphere within moments of sensing a nearby threat.
    • Having experienced unspoilt forest and encountered proboscis monkeys, I found myself face-to-face with a green wall of spikey fronged oil palms.
    • The rare Boar fish is usually only about 15-20cm long, thick-skinned and spiky.
    1.2 (sharp, pointed)
    puntiagudo
    picudo
    pinchudo
    puntudo (Colombia) (Southern Cone)
    1.3
    (hair)
    de punta
  • 2 (caustic, sharp)
    Example sentences
    • I tend to play people who are a bit spiky or abrasive or lack filters, or say what they think.
    • Jensen's inventive tale features a very real, very spiky protagonist.
    • I remember the head coach making this point in slightly spiky fashion during a post-match press conference four seasons ago.
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