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acuate

see definition of acuate
  • as insharp
  • as ingnawing
  • as inknifelike
  • as inlancinating
  • as instabbing
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Synonyms for acuate

adj knifelike, cutting
  • acute
  • pointed
  • razor-sharp
  • sharpened
  • stinging
  • fine
  • keen
  • salient
  • tapering
  • aciculate
  • acuate
  • acuminate
  • acuminous
  • apical
  • barbed
  • briery
  • cuspate
  • cuspidate
  • edged
  • ground fine
  • honed
  • horned
  • jagged
  • keen-edged
  • knife-edged
  • needle-pointed
  • needlelike
  • peaked
  • pointy
  • prickly
  • pronged
  • serrated
  • sharp-edged
  • spiked
  • spiky
  • spiny
  • splintery
  • tapered
  • thorny
  • tined
  • tipped
  • unblunted
  • whetted

Antonyms for acuate

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More words related to acuate

gnawing

adjective. sharp

knifelike

adjective. sharp

lancinating

adjective. sharp

sharp

adjective. knifelike, cutting

stabbing

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