THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of acerb
Words nearby acerb
Example sentences from the Web for acerb
The fruit remains acerb and hard; the tree declines to be "ameliorated" for the good of mankind.Prairie Gold|Various
She denied that stenographers could ever form a union, but she could not answer his acerb, “Why not?”The Job|Sinclair Lewis
Thereupon followed a soft discussion that was as near being acerb as nails are near velvet paws.Vittoria, Complete|George Meredith