Definition of sharp-tongued in English:


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(Of a person) given to using cutting, harsh, or critical language: a sharp-tongued critic
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  • She became the sharp-tongued wife, he the hen-pecked husband.
  • My son needs a sharp-tongued aunt to show him how to take care of the bullies.
  • He was also a loner (despite two marriages), a sharp-tongued cynic at times, and a self-centered man who could serve humanity yet express little empathy for the problems of those close to him.

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