Having a noticeably sharp pungent taste or smell
Having a taste characteristic of that produced by acids
So sharp as to cause mental pain
Sour in taste
Sharp or harsh in temper or language
It was during this performance in which the usually acerbic Simon Cowell stated that he saw Lewis "transform from a great singer to a superstar."
Kanye West - Notorious for his acerbic tongue and shameless rants, this hip hop star has telephobia, a fear of phones.
The famously acerbic Cowell was an early believer in Lewis and has remained supportive throughout her career.
Lillet Rogue and Lillet Red will make for an excellent vodka martini, but won't contain the acerbic taste of Lillet Blanc.