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Definition of thorny

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

Definitions include: speech one doesn't understand - usually jargon specific to a particular field.
Definitions include: to greatly confuse a person.
Definitions include: to have a difficult-to-solve problem.
Definitions include: great; "awesome"; "cool".
Definitions include: acronym for "shit hits the fan".
Definitions include: to deal with urgent problems (usually at work.)
Definitions include: "done".
Definitions include: probably.
Definitions include: to deal with urgent problems (usually at work.)
Definitions include: Past tense of "screw".
Definitions include: of no more value or no longer cool.
Definitions include: in an irreparably bad situation; "out of luck"; "screwed".
Definitions include: something very difficult.
Definitions include: to encounter difficulties.
Definitions include: a stubborn person.

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Definitions include: a beer.
Definitions include: friend, buddy, pal.
Definitions include: the yaoi pairing of Jonghyun and Key from the Korean boy band SHINee.
Definitions include: crazy.
Definitions include: air conditioning.
Definitions include: to change something in a small, mindless way.
Definitions include: a name you call someone when you do not know their name.
Definitions include: penis.
Definitions include: a person enthusiastic about (but not in) the military.
Definitions include: a vehicle in poor condition; "hooptie".

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