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Synonyms for astringent
əˈstrɪn dʒəntas·trin·gent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. astringent, astringent drug, stypticadjective

    a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals

    Synonyms:
    styptic, astringent drug

    Antonyms:
    nonastringent, sweet

  2. acerb, acerbic, astringentadjective

    sour or bitter in taste

    Synonyms:
    acrid, blistering, acid, sulphurous, bitter, virulent, caustic, acerbic, vitriolic, acerb, sulfurous

    Antonyms:
    sweet, nonastringent

  3. astringentadjective

    tending to draw together or constrict soft organic tissue

    "astringent cosmetic lotions"

    Synonyms:
    acerbic, acerb

    Antonyms:
    nonastringent, sweet

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. astringentadjective

    Synonyms:
    binding, contracting, styptic

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How to use astringent in a sentence?

  1. Raymond Casciari:

    It has astringent properties and kills the bacteria on your skin, it also shrinks down the blood vessels around the acne.

  2. Gianluca Foa:

    The Acqua di Rose is still one of our best-selling products; of course it's now used as an astringent toner and perfume rather than a disinfectant.


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