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poignance

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  1. a harsh or sharp quality there's a mean-spirited poignance to the novel's satiric portrait of Hollywood Synonyms of poignance acerbity, acidity, acidness, acridity, acridness, acrimoniousness, acrimony, acuteness, asperity, bite, bitterness, harshness, keenness, edge, poignancy, pungency, roughness, sharpness, tartnessWords Related to poignance ginger, punch, spice, tang; raucousness, severeness, severity, shrillness, virulence, vitriol; cattiness, maliciousness; pointedness, thorninessNear Antonyms of poignance gentleness, kindlinessAntonyms of poignance mildness, softness


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