thorny

thorny(
thor
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ni
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (with many thorns)
a. espinoso
The rose bushes are thorny.Los rosales son espinosos.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(problematic)
a. espinoso
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
Legalizing prostitution is a very thorny topic.Legalizar la prostitución es un tema muy espinoso.
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thorny
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (also fig)
a. espinoso(a)
thorny [ˈθɔːnɪ]
adjective
thornier (comparative)thorniest (superlative) espinoso
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