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Definition of Thorny

Thorny

  1. Full of thorns or spines; rough with thorns; spiny; as, a thorny wood; a thorny tree; a thorny crown.
  2. Like a thorn or thorns; hence, figuratively, troublesome; vexatious; harassing; perplexing.

Thorny Quotations

Always grow flowers, as that will make your way full of flowers. Never grow thorns, as that will make your way thorny. Never want to target someone on an arrow. You may become the target of that arrow. Never make a well in the way of someone. As you may pass by that way sometime.
Rahman Baba

I believe in the compelling power of love. I do not understand it. I believe it to be the most fragrant blossom of all this thorny existence.
Theodore Dreiser

Virtue rejects facility to be her companion. She requires a craggy, rough and thorny way.
Michel de Montaigne

I like devilish, thorny, dirty, mean roles, muck and mire, unbelievably sad, unbelievably happy, burdened. Inner conflict - that's where drama is.
Amanda Plummer

One of the reasons people like romances is that they're artificially shaped to give a pattern and meaning. It's not as messy as everyday life or as difficult or thorny.
Melissa Pritchard
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Thorny Translations

thorny in German is dornig, dornige, dornig
thorny in Spanish is espinoso
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