[ mawr-dn-see ]
/ ˈmɔr dn si /
the quality of being mordant; sharpness.
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The notion of winning has a typically English mordancy attached to it.England Eliminated From World Cup 2014: The ‘Years of Hurt’ Continue|Tim Teeman|June 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST