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acrimonious Saltos de línea: acri|mo¦ni|ous
Pronunciación: /ˌakrɪˈməʊnɪəs/

Definición de acrimonious en inglés:

adjetivo

(Typically of speech or discussion) angry and bitter: an acrimonious dispute about wages
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The deal was reached on Sunday after five days of sometimes acrimonious negotiations.
  • There could be as much bitter and acrimonious political argument and debate as they liked, but from now on all problems had to be resolved politically.
  • The more acrimonious and bitter an argument or election contest appears to be, the less likely it is that anything of principle will really be at stake.
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Derivados

acrimoniously

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Pronunciación: /akrɪˈməʊnɪəsli/
adverbio
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • But by 2001, she had failed to win a seat in the Australian federal Senate and her party broke up acrimoniously amid allegations of wrongdoing and internal bickering.
  • Last week, the society vigorously defended its record on complaints, insisting only 0.4% of its dealings with the public ended acrimoniously.
  • The courts will decide if the allegations are true, but one thing is certain: working for a celebrity can be more lucrative than marrying one, especially when it all ends acrimoniously.

Origen

Early 17th century (in the sense 'bitter, pungent'): from acrimony + -ous.

Palabras que riman con acrimonious

antimonious, ceremonious, erroneous, euphonious, felonious, harmonious, parsimonious, Petronius, sanctimonious, Suetonius

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