Results for: Acerb

In English Language

What is a sentence with acerbity?

The acerbity in her speech can put off almost anyone; she urgently needs to tone down the harsh words she uses.
In Sentence and Word Structure

Can you use acerbic in a sentence?

\nEven the acerbic old woman smiled when children came to visit her in the nursing home.
In Sentence and Word Structure

How do you use acerbic in a sentence?

Even the acerbic old woman smiled when children came to visit her in the nursing home. Felix=Chovo
In English Language

What is acerbic?

It means something that has a sharp/acidic/bitter taste. It is astringently sour. A lemon is a good example! It also means having a bitter and sharp manner. Examples:. (MORE)
In Example Sentences

How do you use the word acerbate in a sentence?

His disrespect only served to acerbate the teacher. The criminal sought to acerbate the authorities by taunting them. (compare to exacerbate, meaning to make worse, as a (MORE)
In Parts of Speech

What part of speech is acerbity?

The word acerbity is a noun. The adjective form (which is used much more commonly) is acerbic.