- Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||bitterness or sharpness in speech or behavior.
The fierce argument that erupted was filled with acrimony.Neither were happy in the marriage, and the couple divorced without acrimony.
- acerbity, acridity, asperity, astringency, bitterness, causticity, mordancy, sharpness, venom
- gentleness, good will, sweetness
- similar words:
- animosity, dudgeon, gall, hostility, ill will, malignity, pungency, rancor, sarcasm, spite, spleen