Sentence Examples


  • It has two horns and a bristly coat.
  • The summits of the hind pair are surmounted by bristly hairs.
  • Rubra, has thin large leaves on long petioles, the lobes very long and acute, the points almost bristly; they are pink when they first expand in spring, but become of a bright glossy green when full-grown; in autumn they change to the deep purplered which gives the tree its name.
  • The general ` brown' has a greyish cast, as far as the under fur is concerned, and is overlaid with rich lustrous blackish-brown in places where the long bristly hairs prevail.
  • Several of them, such as Echinomys and Loncheres, are rat-like creatures with spiny or bristly fur.