Acerb

All possible synonyms of the word Acerb as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Acerb, acerbic, acid, acrid, bitter, blistering, caustic, sulfurous, sulphurous, virulent, vitriolic

Definition

  • harsh or corrosive in tone; "an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"; "a barrage of acid comments"; "her acrid remarks make her many enemies"; "bitter words"; "blistering criticism"; "caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics"; "a sulfurous denunciation"; "a vitriolic critique"

Synonyms

  • acerb
  • acerbic
  • acid
  • acrid
  • bitter
  • blistering
  • caustic
  • sulfurous
  • sulphurous
  • virulent
  • vitriolic

Similar to

  • unpleasant: disagreeable to the senses, to the mind, or feelings ; "an unpleasant personality"; "unpleasant repercussions"; "unpleasant odors"

Acerb, acerbic, astringent

Definition

  • sour or bitter in taste

Synonyms

  • acerb
  • acerbic
  • astringent

Similar to

  • sour: having a sharp biting taste

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