adj (-kier, -kiest)
- 1 1.1 (having spikes) con puntas or púas or pinchosMore example sentences1.2 (sharp, pointed) puntiagudo, picudo, pinchudo, puntudo (Colombia, Southern Cone/Colombia, Cono Sur) 1.3 [hair] de punta
- His face was bony - defined cheekbones, a sharp jaw, blonde, spiky hair.
- I saw Andrew sitting out by the edge of the pool, his spiky hair glistening with water under the sun.
- Mr Cooper is described as white, 5ft 6in, of stocky build with spiky black hair.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.