Results for pungent

Definitions of pungent:

part of speech: adjective

Stinging, pricking, or biting; as, a pungent acid; piercing; keen; sarcastic; caustic; as, pungent speech.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: adjective

Pricking or acrid to taste or smell: keen: sarcastic.

part of speech: adjective

Sharp; stinging or pricking; sharp on the tongue; sharp- tasted; biting; acrimonious; sarcastic.

part of speech: adverb


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