incisivo
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (edged)
a. sharp
La cerradura había sido forzada con un objeto incisivo.The lock had been forced with a sharp object.
b. cutting
Venden armas de fuego y armas incisivas de todo tipo.They sell all kinds of firearms and cutting weapons.
2. (penetrating)
a. incisive
El informe de la profesora Barcia proporciona un incisivo análisis de la situación política.Professor Barcia's report provides an incisive analysis of the political situation.
3. (caustic)
a. cutting
Las actuaciones del cómico rebosan un humor incisivo e irreverente.The comedian's performances are full of cutting and irreverent humor.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
4. (tooth)
a. incisor
La dentadura humana consta de ocho incisivos.The human teeth include eight incisors.
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incisivo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (instrumento)
a. sharp, cutting
2. (mordaz)
a. incisive
3. (diente)
a. incisive
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (diente)
a. incisor
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incisivo
adjective
1 (cortante) sharp; cutting
2 (mordaz) incisive
incisor
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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