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acerbic

see definition of acerbic
  • adjbitter, sharp, or sour
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Synonyms for acerbic

adj bitter, sharp, or sour
  • caustic
  • harsh
  • sharp
  • acidic
  • acrid
  • astringent
  • tart

Antonyms for acerbic

  • calm
  • kind
  • mild
  • nice
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to acerbic

acerb

adjective. sour
  • acerbic
  • acetous
  • acid
  • acidulous
  • acrid
  • bitter
  • harsh
  • sharp
  • tangy
  • tart

acetous

adjective. sour

acid

adjective. bitter in words or behavior

acidulous

adjective. bitter, sour

acrimonious

adjective. nasty in behavior, speech

biting

adjective. sarcastic
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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