The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of thorny

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

Other terms relating to 'hard, confusing, difficult, a problem':

Definitions include: exclamation of disappointment.
Definitions include: a stubborn person.
Definitions include: spelling variant of goner.
Definitions include: in a situation one can't cope with.
Definitions include: acronym of "personal problem."
Definitions include: a masculine homosexual male.
Definitions include: a metaphorical place suggesting a difficult situation or period of time.
Definitions include: a problem that, in reality, demonstrates one's good fortune.
Definitions include: something very difficult.
Definitions include: a hindrance in some quest or extended task.
Definitions include: An acronym has been invented for the term, but long after the term entered use: "Beautiful Intellectuals That Cause Hard-ons."
Definitions include: the problem.
Definitions include: to greatly confuse a person.
Definitions include: of no more value or no longer cool.
Definitions include: "impossible".

Slang terms with the same root words

None. How about some random words?

Definitions include: Denotes a location north of your current location.
Definitions include: very snug.
Definitions include: to hit one's head hard enough to cause disorientation or damage.
Definitions include: a facial expression of distrust, or dislike; a dirty look
Definitions include: an erect nipple visible beneath clothing.
Definitions include: to be weak, low-powered, soft, unthreatening comes from the company Nerf that makes soft foamy toys
Definitions include: little or no chance.
Definitions include: sleep.
Definitions include: to kill an animal, usually due to injury, sickness, or disease.
Definitions include: statement of disbelief.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(2)  
No longer use it(1)  
Heard it but never used it(3)  
Have never heard it(1)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 5 votes: 40%  (See the most vulgar words.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.


Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/thorny">thorny</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/thorny thorny]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.