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Abrupt or acute:
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  1. Abrupt or acute:
  2. Strongly affecting the senses of smell and taste:
  3. Fierce or impetuous; violent:
Having a sharp edge or point; that can cut well
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  1. Having a sharp edge or point; that can cut well
  2. Having a fine, sharp cutting edge or point.
  3. Sharp; vivid; strong:
Having a tang, or pleasantly sharp flavor
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  1. Having a tang, or pleasantly sharp flavor
Having the capacity to sting.
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  1. Having the capacity to sting.
Very loud; shrill:
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  1. Very loud; shrill:
  2. Causing pain, especially because of cold:
  3. Keenly perceptive or intelligent:
Designed for usually short-term storage or retention:
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  1. Designed for usually short-term storage or retention:
  2. Tending to impede or delay progress:
Sarcastic
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  1. Sarcastic
  2. Sharp and biting, as the cold.
  3. Sharp; biting; nippy
(Of pain or hunger) severe or intense
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Designating or of the curved radial surface, or a plane curve in this surface, formed by the reflection or refraction of rays from a curved solid surface
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  1. Designating or of the curved radial surface, or a plane curve in this surface, formed by the reflection or refraction of rays from a curved solid surface
  2. Given to making caustic remarks:
  3. Sarcastic or cutting; biting:
Of remarks, criticism, etc., potentially hurtful.
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  1. Of remarks, criticism, etc., potentially hurtful.
  2. Capable of or designed for incising, shearing, or severing:
  3. Sharply penetrating; piercing:
Bitter and sharp in language or tone; rancorous:
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  1. Bitter and sharp in language or tone; rancorous:
  2. Bitter and caustic in temper, manner, or speech
Designating or having a sharp, often unpleasant taste; acrid, as quinine or peach stones
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  1. Designating or having a sharp, often unpleasant taste; acrid, as quinine or peach stones
  2. Difficult or distasteful to accept, admit, or bear:
  3. Proceeding from or exhibiting strong animosity:
Sharp or biting, as in character or expression:
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  1. Sharp or biting, as in character or expression:
  2. Sharp, bitter, or harsh in temper, language, etc.
  3. Sour or bitter tasting; acid.
Any of a class of compounds that form hydrogen ions when dissolved in water, and whose aqueous solutions react with bases and certain metals to form salts. Acids turn blue litmus paper red and have a pH of less than 7. Their aqueous solutions have a sour taste.
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  1. Any of a class of compounds that form hydrogen ions when dissolved in water, and whose aqueous solutions react with bases and certain metals to form salts. Acids turn blue litmus paper red and have a pH of less than 7. Their aqueous solutions have a sour taste.
  2. (Geology) Containing a large proportion of silica:
  3. Having the characteristics of an acid.
(Chemistry) Having a pH less than 7, or being sour, or having the strength to neutralize alkalis, or turning a litmus paper red.
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  1. (Chemistry) Having a pH less than 7, or being sour, or having the strength to neutralize alkalis, or turning a litmus paper red.
  2. Tending to form an acid.
  3. Acid
Caustic in language or tone:
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  1. Caustic in language or tone:
  2. Bitter or sarcastic in speech, etc.
  3. Sharp, bitter, stinging, or irritating to the taste or smell
(Medicine) Having the effect of drawing tissue together; styptic.
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  1. (Medicine) Having the effect of drawing tissue together; styptic.
  2. A substance or preparation, such as alum, that draws together or constricts body tissues, resulting in decreased flow of blood or other secretions.
  3. Sharp, caustic, severe.
Given to making caustic remarks:
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  1. Given to making caustic remarks:
  2. Cutting or sarcastic in utterance; biting
  3. Capable of burning, corroding, dissolving, or eating away by chemical action.
Gradually destructive; steadily harmful:
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  1. Gradually destructive; steadily harmful:
  2. 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.
  3. Bitingly sarcastic; cutting; acid
Injuring or capable of injuring the feelings of others:
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  1. Injuring or capable of injuring the feelings of others:
  2. Sharply penetrating; piercing:
  3. Capable of or designed for incising, shearing, or severing:
Given to biting; biting.
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  1. Given to biting; biting.
  2. Biting, sharp, acrid, or caustic
Acting as a mordant
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  1. Acting as a mordant
  2. Having or showing a sharp or critical quality; biting; caustic; sarcastic; keen; severe.
  3. Biting, cutting, caustic, or sarcastic
Pointed:
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  1. Pointed:
  2. Producing a sharp sensation of taste or smell; acrid
  3. Penetrating, biting, or caustic:
Bitterly denunciatory; harshly critical:
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  1. Bitterly denunciatory; harshly critical:
  2. Harmful or painful; injurious.
  3. Searing; withering; harsh or caustic
Briskly or keenly cold and cutting:
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  1. Briskly or keenly cold and cutting:
  2. Having clear form and detail:
  3. Strongly affecting the senses of smell and taste:
(Informal) Huge
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  1. (Informal) Huge
  2. Severe; merciless; violent
  3. Bitingly critical or satiric:
Having the capacity to sting.
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  1. Having the capacity to sting.
Forceful and clear; penetrating:
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  1. Forceful and clear; penetrating:
  2. (Archaic) Cutting; sharp
  3. Caustic; cutting:
Fierce; cruel; savage; ferocious
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  1. Fierce; cruel; savage; ferocious
  2. Disposed to violence; ferocious or cruel.
  3. Disposed or eager to fight or engage in hostile opposition; belligerent.
(Chemistry): Of or pertaining to vitriol; derived from, or resembling, vitriol; vitriolous; as, a vitriolic taste.
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  1. (Chemistry): Of or pertaining to vitriol; derived from, or resembling, vitriol; vitriolous; as, a vitriolic taste.
  2. Extremely biting or caustic; sharp and bitter
  3. Bitterly scathing; caustic: vitriolic criticism
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