acrid
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acrid(
ah
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krihd
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (sharp)
a. acre
I almost gagged on the acrid smell of nail polish remover.Por poco vomito por el olor acre del quitaesmalte.
b. punzante
I was overwhelmed by the acrid scent of stale vomit.El olor punzante a vómito rancio lo inundaba todo.
2. (harsh)
a. acre
Matt's acrid insults hurt my feelings.Los insultos acres de Matt hirieron mis sentimientos.
b. agrio
I exchanged acrid words with my ex-boyfriend.Mi exnovio y yo intercambiamos palabras agrias.
c. mordaz
You'd better keep those acrid remarks to yourself.Deberías guardarte esos comentarios mordaces para ti.
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acrid
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. acre
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
acrid [ˈækrɪd]
adjective
1 [+smell, taste] acre; punzante
2 áspero; mordaz
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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