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acrimonious

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  • adjnasty in behavior, speech
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Synonyms for acrimonious

adj nasty in behavior, speech
  • belligerent
  • bitter
  • caustic
  • petulant
  • rancorous
  • testy
  • acerbic
  • acid
  • angry
  • astringent
  • biting
  • censorious
  • churlish
  • crabby
  • cranky
  • cross
  • cutting
  • indignant
  • irascible
  • irate
  • ireful
  • mad
  • mordant
  • peevish
  • sarcastic
  • sharp
  • spiteful
  • splenetic
  • tart
  • trenchant
  • wrathful

Antonyms for acrimonious

  • happy
  • helping
  • kind
  • mild
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • kindly
  • peaceable
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More words related to acrimonious

acrid

adjective. nasty in behavior or words
  • acrimonious
  • austere
  • biting
  • bitter
  • caustic
  • cutting
  • harsh
  • mordant
  • sarcastic
  • sharp
  • trenchant
  • vitriolic

captious

adjective. very critical
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