Astringent synonyms

ə-strĭn'jənt
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Any of various other substances that promote the tanning of leather, such as chromium salts.
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Any of various crystalline double salts of a trivalent metal (such as aluminum, chromium, or iron) and a monovalent metal (such as potassium or sodium), especially aluminum potassium sulfate. Alum is widely used in industry as a hardener and purifier, and in medicine as an emetic and to stop bleeding.
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Compressing or tending to compress
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That constricts, or is accompanied by constriction
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Unpleasant, uncomfortable, or hostile to survival:
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Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
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Containing excessive levels of peroxides. Used of gasoline.
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Difficult to endure; oppressive:
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Specifically, that stops bleeding.
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Sharp or bitter in tone or meaning; cutting.
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Having a soothing effect; not irritating or stimulating.
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(Of a rule or punishment) Of only moderate severity.
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Sharp or biting, as in character or expression:
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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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(Mineralogy) Containing a high percentage of silica; opposed to basic.
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Sharp and harsh, or bitter and not to the taste; pungent.
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Injuring or capable of injuring the feelings; caustic:
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Capable of burning, corroding or destroying organic tissue.
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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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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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Vigilant; alert:
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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, derived from, or similar to a vitriol
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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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a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals
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tending to draw together or constrict soft organic tissue
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That can be collapsed.
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Capable of being compacted.
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(Mathematics) (of a topological set) Able to be reduced to one of its points by a continuous deformation
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Capable of contracting, or of being contracted.
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Of or related to contraction
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Having the power of contracting
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Associated with or tending to cause deflation.
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That can be folded.
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A pump or other machine that increases the pressure of a gas.
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Imposing or commanding adherence to a commitment, an obligation, or a duty:
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Find another word for astringent. In this page you can discover 57 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for astringent, like: tannin, acerb, alum, compressive, constrictive, harsh, severe, sour, stern, styptic and tart.