Simple Definition of acrimony
: angry and bitter feelings
Full Definition of acrimonyplural
: harsh or biting sharpness especially of words, manner, or disposition
Examples of acrimony in a sentence
The dispute began again with increased acrimony.
<she responded with such acrimony that he never brought the subject up again>
Origin and Etymology of acrimony
Middle French or Latin; Middle French acrimonie, from Latin acrimonia, from acr-, acer
First Known Use: 1542
Rhymes with acrimony
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