spikiness
noun see spiky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • spikiness — spiky ► ADJECTIVE (spikier, spikiest) 1) like a spike or spikes or having many spikes. 2) informal easily annoyed; irritable. DERIVATIVES spikily adverb spikiness noun …   English terms dictionary

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  • spikiness — noun The state or condition of being spiky …   Wiktionary

  • spikiness — spik·i·ness …   English syllables

  • spikiness — kēnə̇s, kin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being spiky …   Useful english dictionary

  • spiky — also spikey adjective (spikier; est) Date: 1578 1. of, relating to, or characterized by spikes < spiky barbed wire > 2. sharply irritating or acerbic (as in temper or manner) • spikily adverb • spikiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • spiky — spikily, adv. spikiness, n. /spuy kee/, adj., spikier, spikiest. 1. having a spike or spikes. 2. having the form of a spike; spikelike. 3. acid or peevish in temper or mood; prickly. [1570 80; SPIKE1 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

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