teasle


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Synonyms for teasle

any of several herbs of the genus Dipsacus native to the Old World having flower heads surrounded by spiny bracts

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Rambo continues on into the nearby town called Hope, where he is confronted by the local sheriff, Will Teasle (Brian Dennehy).
First Blood concludes with an explosive shoot-out between Rambo and Teasle in which half of the town of Hope is destroyed.
Dennehy's portrayal of Teasle as a prejudiced complete jerk is second best to Stallone's enigmatic Rambo.
Before the seed pods split, pick stems of plants like teasle and love-in-the-mist.