Acerbic synonyms

ə-sûrb'
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(Of soil) Excessively acidic and thus infertile.
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The definition of tart is something that has a sharp or sour taste.
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Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
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Expressing or marked by sarcasm.
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Acid is defined as something that has a sour taste, or something that has a pH of less than 7 in chemistry.
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Acrid is defined as a sharp, bitter taste or smell that is unpleasant.
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(Geol.) Designating or of igneous rocks with more than 66% silica
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Relating to an animal or animals capable of biting, especially an insect.
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That can burn, eat away, or destroy tissue by chemical action; corrosive
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Having sudden transitions from one subject or state to another; unconnected; disjointed. [First attested in the late 16th century.]
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Having a harsh, biting quality
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Designating or having a sharp, often unpleasant taste; acrid, as quinine or peach stones
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Eating away; having the power of gradually wearing, hanging, or destroying the texture or substance of a body; as the corrosive action of an acid.
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Too strong to the taste; bitter
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Strongly affecting the senses of smell and taste:
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Causing, or connected with, acetification; as, acetous fermentation.
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Somewhat sarcastic
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No longer wet:
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Having a tang, or pleasantly sharp flavor
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Capable of or designed for incising, shearing, or severing:
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Caustic; sarcastic.
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Having or showing a sharp or critical quality; biting; caustic; sarcastic; keen; severe.
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Penetrating, biting, or caustic:
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The definition of scathing is something or someone severely and harshly critical.
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Dashing; pelting:
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Having the capacity to sting.
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(Figuratively) Keen; biting; vigorously effective and articulate; severe; as, trenchant wit.
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Eager or quick to argue, fight or start a conflict.
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Of, similar to, or derived from a vitriol.
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Having a noticeably sharp pungent taste or smell
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Designed or used for carrying out a hostile or aggressive attack
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So sharp as to cause mental pain
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Harsh; severe:
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Characteristic of or emanating from burning sulfur.
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(Chiefly UK) Alternative spelling of sulfurous.
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Extremely hostile or malicious:
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Capable of producing an eschar
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Of or suggesting a prostitute:
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Find another word for acerbic. In this page you can discover 55 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for acerbic, like: sour, tart, severe, sarcastic, acid, acrid, acidic, biting, caustic, abrupt and astringent.