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acrimoniousness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of acrimoniousness

  1. a harsh or sharp quality <acrimoniousness lay beneath his words, which on their face seemed harmless enough> Synonyms acerbity, acidity, acidness, acridity, acridness, edge, acrimony, acuteness, asperity, bite, bitterness, harshness, keenness, poignance, poignancy, pungency, roughness, sharpness, tartnessRelated Words ginger, punch, spice, tang; raucousness, severeness, severity, shrillness, virulence, vitriol; cattiness, maliciousness; pointedness, thorninessNear Antonyms gentleness, kindlinessAntonyms mildness, softness




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