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Friday, May 11, 2007

Definitions for acrimony

  1. Bitter, harsh, or biting sharpness, as of language, disposition, or manners.

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Citations for acrimony
In years to come, liturgical infighting ranked alongside disputed patents, contested fortunes, and savage political feuds as a source of McCormick family acrimony. Richard Norton Smith, The Colonel
The partnership eventually broke up in acrimony. Henry Grunwald, One Man's America
Origin of acrimony
Acrimony is from Latin acrimonia, from acer, "sharp."