Synonyms of bristly in English:

bristly


See definition of bristly

adjective

1‘the dunes were dotted with bristly little bushes’

SYNONYMS

prickly, spiky, spiked, thorny, scratchy, stiff

briary, brambly

2‘the bristly skin of his cheek’

SYNONYMS

stubbly, hairy, scratchy, fuzzy, unshaven

whiskered, whiskery, bewhiskered, bearded, hirsute

rough, coarse, prickly

technical hispid

ANTONYMS

smooth, clean-shaven