Part of speech:
Injuring or capable of injuring the feelings; caustic:
Fierce or impetuous; violent:
Sharp and disagreeable; harsh; severe; piercing
Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
Acid is defined as something that has a sour taste, or something that has a pH of less than 7 in chemistry.
That contracts bodily tissue and checks secretions, capillary bleeding, etc.; styptic
Capable of or designed for incising, shearing, or severing:
The definition of scathing is something or someone severely and harshly critical.
Of, similar to, or derived from a vitriol.
Designed or used for carrying out a hostile or aggressive attack
So sharp as to cause mental pain
Causing erosion; eroding
The definition of black is covered in darkness or having no light.
Sharp or biting, as in character or expression:
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