- bitingly critical or sarcastic; sharp-tongued: a critic famous for his acid-tongued reviews.
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Examples from the Web for acid-tongued
Original and acid-tongued, Louie is a rare bird among tired sitcoms.2012 Emmy Nomination Snubs & Surprises: ‘Downton Abbey,’ ‘Girls,’ ‘The Good Wife’
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By Friday, ruler Mercury squaring Mars can make you acid-tongued.The Stars Predict Your Week
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Leave it to David Stockman, the acid-tongued former budget director for President Reagan, to make you feel even worse.Reagan Budget Guru: Shut It Down!
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Etta, the acid-tongued, the ferret-faced, was not the sort to go off without the impetus of a dowry.Half Portions