Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bristle.
Bristles Sentence Examples
Use a brush with soft, natural bristles and gently brush it.
The fruits, too, are freely furnished with bristles.
The head is smaller, often occupied almost entirely above in the male by the very large eyes, which in some species are curiously double in that sex, one portion being pillared, and forming what is termed a "turban," the mouth parts are aborted, for the creature is now incapable of taking nutriment either solid or fluid; the antennae are mere short bristles, consisting of two rather large basal joints and a multi-articulate thread.
She bristles at her mother 's suggestion that she learn shorthand; she " hated the idea of serving men in any way ".
The tapering does make reaching the tiny bottom lashes much easier and the quill-like bristles allow the lashes to separate cleanly when applying.