horrent

adjective
hor·​rent | \ˈhȯr-ənt, ˈhär-\

Definition of horrent 

1 archaic : covered with bristling points : bristled

2 archaic : standing up like bristles : bristling

First Known Use of horrent

1667, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for horrent

Latin horrent-, horrens, present participle of horrēre

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