Definition of sharp-tongued in English:
(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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