acrimonious
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. enconado
The two have not spoken since their acrimonious dispute.Los dos no se han hablado desde su disputa enconada.
b. agrio
They exchanged insults in an acrimonious discussion.Intercambiaron insultos en una discusión agria.
c. mordaz
The acrimonious remarks have contributed to political polarization.Los comentarios mordaces han contribuido a la polarización política.
d. cáustico
The target of the acrimonious article has sued for slander.El objeto del artículo cáustico ha demandado por difamación.
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acrimonious
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (discussion, debate)
a. agrio(a)
2. (words, remark)
a. mordaz, acre
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acrimonious [ˌækrɪˈməʊnɪəs]
adjective
[+argument] reñido; enconado; [+debate, meeting, exchange] reñido; [+divorce, break-up] amargo; [+remark] mordaz; cáustico;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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