horrent


hor·rent

adjective \ˈhr-ənt, ˈhär-\

Definition of HORRENT

1
archaic :  covered with bristling points :  bristled
2
archaic :  standing up like bristles :  bristling

Origin of HORRENT

Latin horrent-, horrens, present participle of horrēre
First Known Use: 1667

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