acrid


acrid

adjective

Definition of ACRID

1
having or showing deep-seated resentment <there have been acrid relations between the two families ever since they fought over that strip of land>
Antonyms unbitter
2
marked by the use of wit that is intended to cause hurt feelings <Phillipa's acrid comments about the new employee's clothes were met by laughter from everyone at the lunch table>

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