Part of speech:
The definition of pugnacious is eager to fight or disagree.
(Obs.) Foreign or alien; in the ancient world, non-Greek, non-Roman, or non-Christian
Not polished; uncut; said of a gem.
Extremely aggressive or violent:
(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
The definition of cruel is someone or something that deliberately causes pain or suffering.
Intense in activity or feeling; vigorous or ardent:
The definition of rude is behavior that does not conform to what society says would be polite or good manners or inappropriate subjects of discussion.
The definition of abusive is something that is improperly used or someone that causes harm.
Inclined to behave in an actively hostile fashion:
Unpleasantly coarse and rough to the touch:
Of or characteristic of an enemy; warlike
Ready and willing to fight; esp., vigorous or aggressive in supporting or promoting a cause
(Obsolete) Arrogant; domineering.
Using, containing, or marked by harshly critical or irate language.
Suited to one of good breeding; refined and polite:
Used as an intensive with and :
The definition of tame is something that is gentle, timid, or no longer wild and savage.
Gentle or kind in disposition, manners, or behavior.
Provoking or likely to provoke controversy
Inclined or ready to quarrel
Sharp or biting, as in character or expression:
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
Injuring or capable of injuring the feelings; caustic:
Capable of or designed for incising, shearing, or severing:
Penetrating, biting, or caustic:
Of, similar to, or derived from a vitriol.
Not of ordinary human nature, form, or character:
Malicious; spiteful; mean
Suggestive of or resembling a wolf.
Designed or used for carrying out a hostile or aggressive attack
So sharp as to cause mental pain
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