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The sun was still low in the sky, obscured by the Pentagon and the enormous billowing clouds of acrid smoke, making it hauntingly dark.Sept. 11, 2001: An ordinary work day, then surreal scenes of dread and death|David Maraniss|September 10, 2021|Washington Post
Still, things feel more acrid than they were during Impeachment Summer.
Unlike California, it was physical, ugly and acrid back then.
With 2014 as a congressional election year, the acrid scrums of 2013 will give way to the combat of the campaign.Want Hope in 2014? Forget Politics, Focus on Energy and Medicine|Lloyd Green|December 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Amidst much screeching of breaks and the acrid smell of burning rubber, Cameron executed a high speed u-turn.
They were hitting on all cylinders as they mined the acrid ore of Mamet's singular cynicism.
Its taste is curiously acrid; and (as might be expected) it is freely used as a tonic, and is very good for the purpose.The Cradle of Mankind|W.A. Wigram
Another call followed it, and then a throaty thrilling, and then another short series of acrid and moving calls.In Accordance with the Evidence|Oliver Onions
He was huge of build, with a long grey beard to which adhered stale morsels of food and the acrid scent of strong cigars.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
There was a sound of splintering glass and the acrid smell of smoke.Jane Journeys On|Ruth Comfort Mitchell
If he has an acrid wit he may make us ashamed of our highest enthusiasms.By the Christmas Fire|Samuel McChord Crothers