Pronunciation: (beg'urz-līs"),[key] —n., —pl.-lice. 1. (used with a sing. or pl. v.) any of several plants, esp. of the genera Cynoglossum and Hackelia, having small, prickly fruits that stick to clothing.
2. (used with a pl. v.) the fruits or seeds of such a plant. Also,beg•gar-licePronunciation: (beg'ur-līs").[key]