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pricks

noun
plural of prick

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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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pricks

verb
present tense third-person singular of prick

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“Pricks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pricks. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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