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prick

noun

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1 a mark or small hole made by a pointed instrument
  • the immunization shot left a prick on my arm that turned into a bruise

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2 a sharp unpleasant sensation usually felt in some specific part of the body
  • she felt a sharp prick when the nurse gave her the shot

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prick

verb

Synonyms of prick (Entry 2 of 2)

as in poke, prickle

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The first known use of prick was before the 12th century

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“Prick.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prick. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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