pricked

/prɪkt/ (say prikt)

adjective
(of wine) having become acetified through exposure to the air, or through age.
{prick (def. 8) (figurative use) + -ed2}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • pricked — pricked; un·pricked; …   English syllables

  • Pricked — Prick Prick, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pricked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pricking}.] [AS. prician; akin to LG. pricken, D. prikken, Dan. prikke, Sw. pricka. See {Prick}, n., and cf. {Prink}, {Prig}.] 1. To pierce slightly with a sharp pointed instrument or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pricked — prɪk n. stab, puncture; ache, pain; penis (Slang) v. stab with a sharp object; perforate, pierce …   English contemporary dictionary

  • PRICKED — …   Useful english dictionary

  • pricked foot — a condition in the horse in which the soft tissue of the foot has been punctured either by a horseshoe nail or by a nail or other object the animal has stepped on, causing pain and lameness. A nail that is near, but not into, the soft tissue may… …   Medical dictionary

  • pricked up his ears — began listening carefully, started paying attention …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pricked-up coat — noun Britain : scratch coat …   Useful english dictionary

  • up-pricked — up prickedˈ adjective Pricked up, erected • • • Main Entry: ↑up …   Useful english dictionary

  • nail prick — pricked foot …   Medical dictionary

  • prick — I UK [prɪk] / US verb Word forms prick : present tense I/you/we/they prick he/she/it pricks present participle pricking past tense pricked past participle pricked 1) [transitive] to make a very small hole in the surface of something with a sharp… …   English dictionary

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