Now, this is really a great word if you’re looking for the perfect word to describe a cat, or a cactus, or a briar patch, or someone who’s rather harsh. The word is senticous — what does it mean? Read below.
: prickly, thorny
He pricked himself on a senticous bush as he searched about for his golf ball.
The Phrontistery says this word was in use for one year — 1657. I can’t find much else on it.
I’ve used this word many times already — mainly to describe my mood. It works perfectly. Give it a try!