Urchin Definition

Below is a list of some of the sentences that use urchin, so you can learn how to use urchin in sentences. In addition, you can see the pronunciation of the word urchin here, and see the words sound like or similar to urchin

# Sentence Times
1. A dark comedy about a lowly street urchin who grows up to become the greatest fighter pilot of WWI. 1
2. A fine, sharp projection, as a spine a sea urchin or a crystal. 1
3. A fine, sharp projection, as a spine of a sea urchin or a crystal. 1
4. A name for a street urchin; from the angelic look on the faces of some urchin. 1
5. A nontoxic dye highlights water currents surrounding sea urchins off Vancouver Island, British Columbia. 1
6. A nontoxic dye highlights water currents surrounding sea urchins off Vancouver Island, British Columbia. These small, spiny echinoderms are found in oceans all over the world. 1
7. A sea urchin is nestled in a coral formation off Bonaire Island. 1
8. A street urchin named Aladdin falls in love with Princess Jasmine , who is sick of her sheltered life. 1
9. Add sea urchin on top of the taglierini. 1
10. Also infesting this domain are the dramatically spiny sea urchins. 1
11. An elf and an urchin, she had seen Holly. 1
12. An orthodontist's dream, an Atlantic wolffish displays the hardware it uses to crush mollusks, shellfish, and sea urchins. 1
13. An urchin girl stood there, wrapped in a huge shawl. 1
14. An urchin showed her which tenement house was his. 1
15. An urchin who had frequently seen him before, stopped to gaze. 1
16. And harvesting of triggerfish in Kenya's reefs allowed sea urchin populations to boom, leading to increased coral erosion. 1
17. But missing among the sea urchin genes are some genes found in flies and worms. 1
18. But please, hold the sea urchin. 1
19. But such a mechanism would not explain the increase in nuclear calcium that occurs following activation of lymphocytes or sea urchin eggs. 1
20. But the same urchins along the walk from the strip back up the rise toward the quarters, the same characterless sleep. 1
21. Carpenter says he looks forward to the day when both urchins and parrotfish share the task of clearing way for baby coral. 1
22. Cassiduloid sea urchin, Pygurus costatus, Jurassic. 1
23. Cranston turned and flicked his fingers at the urchin. 1
24. D. , Pliny the Elder wrote of using sea urchin ashes to treat baldness. 1
25. Dastan, a street urchin, is adopted by King Sharaman because he shows "great courage" standing up to guards who threaten one of his orphan friends. 1
26. Each urchin was placed in an otherwise empty, well-lighted tank and presented with two disk sizes, first a disk 2.3 inches (6 centimeters wide. 1
27. Echinoderms, like starfish, urchins and sea-cucumbers can be found here. 1
28. Echinus: a sea urchin of the genus Echinus. 1
29. English common name: Purple sea urchin. 1
30. Enjolras hastily quitted the urchin and murmured a few words in a very low tone to a longshoreman from the winedocks who chanced to be at hand. 1
 

Urchin

[ˈərCHən]

NOUN

urchins (plural noun)

  - a mischievous young child, especially one who is poorly or raggedly dressed.

  - short for sea urchin.

Synonyms

List of Prefixes

A-
Afro-
After-
Ambi-
Amphi-
An-
Ana-
Anglo-
Ante-
Anti-
Ap-
Apo-
Arch-
Astro-
Auto-
Back-
Be-
Bi-

List of Suffixes

-Acy
-Al
-Ance
-Ence
-Dom
-Er
-Or
-Ism
-Ist
-Ity
-Ty
-Ment
-Ness
-Ship
-Sion
-Tion
-Ate
-En