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acerbic

a·cer·bic

acerbic

 
 
pronunciation:
suhr bihk
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: sharp, sour, or harsh in manner, tone, or the like.
Some people find her acerbic wit very appealing while others find it grating.
antonyms:
kind, mild
similar words:
acid, acrid, incisive, mordant, pungent, tart, vitriolic
definition 2: sour or bitter in taste.
The taste of lemons is acerbic.
similar words:
acid, acrid, bitter, tart
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