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mɔrˈdeɪ ʃəsmor·da·cious

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  1. barbed, biting, nipping, pungent, mordaciousadjective

    capable of wounding

    "a barbed compliment"; "a biting aphorism"; "pungent satire"

    Synonyms:
    briary, nipping, prickly, barbed, setose, snappy, crisp, pungent, burred, nippy, bristly, barbellate, setaceous, briery, thorny, acrid, burry, biting, bitter, spiny, bristled, frosty

    Antonyms:
    safe, unsarcastic

  2. mordaciousadjective

    biting or given to biting

    "they deliberately gave me a skittish and mordacious mount"

    Synonyms:
    barbed, nipping, biting, pungent

    Antonyms:
    unsarcastic, safe

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. mordaciousadjective

    Synonyms:
    biting, pungent, stinging, cutting, sharp, mordant

  2. mordaciousadjective

    Synonyms:
    poignant, caustic, sarcastic, satirical

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