piquant, bitter, acute; see sarcastic.
moving, touching, emotional, piercing; see moving 2, pitiful 1, sad 2. See syn. study at moving.
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Exciting a deep, usually somber response:
Affecting the organs of taste or smell with a strong and often harsh sensation: