spi·nous adjective \ˈspī-nəs\
: difficult or unpleasant to handle or meet : thorny
First Known Use of SPINOUS
Rhymes with SPINOUS
spi·nous adjective \ˈspī-nəs\ (Medical Dictionary)
: slender and pointed like a spine
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