Definitions of bristle:
- noun: a stiff hair
- noun: a stiff fiber (coarse hair or filament); natural or synthetic
- verb: rise up as in fear
Example: "The dog's fur bristled"
- verb: be in a state of movement or action
Example: "The garden bristled with toddlers"
- name: A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #38495)
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