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acrimony noun [AK-ruh-moh-nee] Bitter, harsh, or biting sharpness, as of language, disposition, or manners.
Definitions for acrimony
- Bitter, harsh, or biting sharpness, as of language, disposition, or manners.
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Citations for acrimony
In years to come, liturgical infighting ranked alongside disputed patents, contested fortunes, and savage political feuds as a source of McCormick family acrimony.
The partnership eventually broke up in acrimony.
Origin of acrimony
Acrimony is from Latin acrimonia, from acer, "sharp."