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poignant

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  • adjaffecting, painful
  • adjsharp, bitter
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Synonyms for poignant

adj affecting, painful

Antonyms for poignant

  • cheerful
  • happy
  • indifferent
  • unaffecting
  • unemotional
  • unmoving
  • wonderful
  • blah
  • blunt
  • calm
  • dull
  • numb
  • pleasant
  • soothing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to poignant

acute

adjective. severe, intense

affecting

adjective. moving

bitter

adjective. painful, distressing

cruel

adjective. vicious, pitiless; causing pain

distressing

adjective. upsetting

eloquent

adjective. having a skillful way with words
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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