Definition of 'hackle'
Example sentences containing 'hackle'
It is hardly surprising that our historical hackles rise when we see the phantom menace taking shape once more.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
You can feel her hackles rise.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Her hackles can rise suddenly.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
So if anyone tries to tell you how to behave, your hackles will rise and the fiery side of your nature will come to the fore.The Sun (2015)
Loans form 60 per cent of its offerings, but mention them to many in the third sector and watch hackles rise.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Definition of hackle from the Collins English Dictionary