acridity acridity

Definition(s):

  1. (n) having an acrid smell
  2. (n) extreme bitterness
  3. (n) the quality of being sharply disagreeable in language or tone

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • The word "babe," normally a term of endearment, or at least of hipster familiarity (the 60s equivalent of "dude"), here takes on the acridity of a four-letter word.
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