Sunday, October 24, 2004
Definitions for acerbic
- Sharp, biting, or acid in temper, expression, or tone.
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Citations for acerbic
But more than that, he is a social critic, and an efficient one, acerbic and devastating.
Since I started out as a writer many years ago, I have built a reputation as an acerbic, mean-spirited observer of the human condition.
Origin of acerbic
Acerbic comes from Latin acerbus, "bitter, sour, severe, harsh."