Trenchant
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Trenchant [tren-chuhnt]

ADJECTIVE

ADJECTIVE

  • Clearly or Sharply defined.

  • Expressing strong criticism or forceful opinions.\

  • Vigorous or energetic.

Example

“Ramesh was shattered and confused by this trenchant criticism.”

“Reyansh’s speech was a powerful and trenchant attack against us.”

Synonyms

Acerbic, Biting, Caustic, Incisive, Mordant, Penetrating, Pointed, Pungent, Salient, Crushing, Cutting, Distinct, Driving

Antonyms

Bland, Blunt, Calm, Dull, Gentle, Kind, Mild, Nice, Soothing, Stupid

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