Acrid 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam

Acrid 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam for GRE & SAT candidates and advanced learners of English in authentic context with images, synonyms and antonyms and parts of speech /ˈæk.rɪd/ (adj) Definition (of a smell, flavor or taste) unpleasantly bitter and strong, vinegary, sharp, pungent, acetic, acidulous, acidic, acid, sour, tart, … Read more

Sardonic GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Sardonic GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /sɑːˈdɒn.ɪk/ (adj) Definition showing that you believe you are more important than other people by not showing enough respect to them, disdainfully mocking, scornful, ironic, cynical, sarcastic, satirical, derisive, caustic, acerbic, snide, mocking Example Have you ever wanted to whisper softly in someone’s ear “JUST WALK AWAY”? Umm… that’s a bit … Read more

Pungent 1100 Words You Need Week 27 Day 4

Pungent 1100 Words You Need Pungent 1100 Words You Need Week 27 Day 4 /ˈpʌn.dʒənt/ (adj) (of a smell or taste) very strong and intense, bitter and powerfully sharp, spicy, hot, overpowering, sharp-tasting, stimulating, caustic, forceful, biting, acerbic, trenchant, piercing Pungent coffees are generally characterized by powerful chili or pepper infused aromas and flavor tones. … Read more

Vitriolic 1100 Words You Need Week 27 Day 3

Vitriolic 1100 Words You Need Week 27 Day 3 Vitriolic 1100 Words You Need Week 27 Day 3 /ˌvɪt.riˈɒl.ɪk/ (adj) caustic and incisive, expressing bitter hatred, contempt, venomous, hurtful, spiteful, cruel, acerbic, cruel, malicious, rancorous, sarcastic, vicious, like metallic sulfur Chapter 3 presents one of the most inane defenses of the subject that I have … Read more

Trenchant 1100 Words You Need Week 20 Day 3

Trenchant 1100 Words You Need Trenchant 1100 Words You Need /ˈtren.tʃənt/ (adj) expressed in a direct and incisive manner, expressing strong criticism and forceful opinions, straightforward, candid, to the point, cutting, sharp, biting, acerbic, severe, penetrating, forthright, caustic In April 1989 a trenchant critic of Roger Douglas’s economic policies, Jim Anderton, resigned from the Labour … Read more

Caustic 1100 Words You Need Week 3 Day 1

Caustic 1100 Words You Need Caustic 1100 Words You Need /ˈkɔː.stɪk/ US /ˈkɑː-/ (adj) describes a chemical that burns or destroys things, especially anything made of living cells, corrosive, acid, acidic, corroding, burning, describes a remark or way of speaking that is hurtful, critical or intentionally unkind, sarcastic, scathing, mordant, acrimonious, astringent, cutting, biting, acerbic, … Read more