pureva englanniksi   snappish fi, acerb fi, acerbic fi, mordant fi, trenchant fi, caustic fi

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: A snappish cur

*: "She came to us snappish and suspicious, but when she found what sort of place ours was, it all went off by degrees

*: She heard her own voice, snappish and rude, and pressed a hand to her head.

*: Even though the woman didnt work closely with Barsade, so palpable was her complaining and snappish temperament that it had infected everyone who worked around her.

*: There was something underneath her snappish belligerence that made him feel protective and tolerant.

*: Those consumers who object to the acerbic taste of garlic can purchase de-odorized garlic or allicin extract.

*: Supercompetent, superconfident and supercritical, Schmidt is a gifted orator whose acerbic wit earned him the nickname "Schmidt the Lip."

*: [H]e is one of the most acerbic people in his field, quick to take offense and not shy about telling people with whom he disagrees how much he thinks they have failed in thought and action.

: Mordant these goods for dyeing.

*: The trenchant blade, Toledo [[trusty]], / For want of fighting was grown rusty, / And ate into itself, for lack / Of somebody to hew and hack.

*: His eyes, of the usual blue, were perhaps remarkably cold, and he certainly could make his glance fall on one as trenchant and heavy as an axe.

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