As nouns the difference between teasel and teanel
is that teasel
is any of several plants of the genus dipsacus'' while teanel is a basket.
As a verb teasel is to raise the nap on cloth; to tease; to card.
* teazle, teasle, tassel
Any of several plants of the genus Dipsacus''.
The dried flower head of the fuller's teasel, , used for teasing or carding cloth.
Any contrivance intended as a substitute for teasels in dressing cloth.
To raise the nap on cloth; to tease; to card.