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Synonyms for hedgehog
ˈhɛdʒˌhɒg, -ˌhɔghedge·hog

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  1. hedgehognoun

    urchin, furze-pig, hedgepig

Princeton's WordNet

  1. porcupine, hedgehognoun

    relatively large rodents with sharp erectile bristles mingled with the fur


  2. hedgehog, Erinaceus europaeus, Erinaceus europeaeusnoun

    small nocturnal Old World mammal covered with both hair and protective spines


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  1. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich von Schlegel:

    An aphorism ought to be entirely isolated from the surrounding world like a little work of art and complete in itself like a hedgehog.

  2. William Margold:

    You are a hedgehog, my friend. A walking, talking hedgehog.

  3. Desiderius Erasmus:

    The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best of all.

  4. Archilocus:

    The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing.

  5. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Because anticipate rather than search the bushes. (Car plutôt anticiper - Que les fourrés rechercher.) [Fables1, The Rabbit and the Hedgehog / Le Lapin et le Hérisson]

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