Synonyms of 'thorn'
Roses will always have thorns, but with care they can be avoided.
idiom:thorn in your side
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Apply gentle pressure on the barb with the point of the pliers.
Prickles are small sharp points that stick out from leaves or from the stalks of plants.
an erect stem covered at the base with prickles
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Thesaurus for thorn from the Collins English Thesaurus
Thorns are the sharp points on some plants and trees, for example on a rose bush .