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See definition of sharp tongued on Dictionary.com
  • as inabusive
  • as insharp-tongued
  • as insnippy
  • as invituperative

synonyms for sharp tongued

  • insulting
  • offensive
  • rude
  • calumniating
  • castigating
  • censorious
  • contumelious
  • defamatory
  • derisive
  • disparaging
  • insolent
  • invective
  • libelous
  • maligning
  • obloquious
  • opprobrious
  • reproachful
  • reviling
  • sarcastic
  • scathing
  • scolding
  • scurrilous
  • sharp-tongued
  • slanderous
  • traducing
  • upbraiding
  • vilifying
  • vituperative
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antonyms for sharp tongued

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  • kind
  • nice
  • respectful
  • complimentary
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        How to use sharp tongued in a sentence

        A sob rose in her throat, and broke from her lips transformed into a trembling, sharp, glad cry.
        THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
        It was one of those long moments that makes a fellow draw his breath sharp when he thinks about it afterward.
        RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
        Mrs. Vivian had hardly spoken when the sharp little vibration of her door-bell was heard in the hall.
        CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
        Whatever you do, don't write a word to that Carr friend of yours; he's as sharp as a two-edged sword.
        ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
        The farmer told him it was six miles; "but," he added, "you must ride sharp, or you will get a wet jacket before you reach it."
        THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
        A month later, he turned sharp round, ere half a morning walk was completed, and stumped back to the house.
        KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
        I played up one octave, and then I wished to go on by placing my first finger on F sharp.
        MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
        Madame Lebrun grew a trifle hysterical; Robert called his brother some sharp, hard names.
        THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
        There is a sharp curve in the permanent way outside the station, so that a train is on you all of a sudden.
        UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
        His face was hidden beneath a beard of bristling, bushy red, and he had a sharp hook nose and small, bright eyes.
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