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acerbe

  

      adj  
[critique, commentaires, ton]  
caustic
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acéré, aéré, ace, aciérie

acerbe adj.
acerbic

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
scathing criticism
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'acerbe' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
adj.
(remark) cinglant ; acerbe ; caustique
adj.
formulé de façon très incisive, acerbe, tranchant, formulé de façon tranchante
adj.
acide ; aigre ; acerbe
A tart remark=Une remarque acerbe. ; Does it taste sour or tart?=Est-ce un goût sûre ou acide?
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"acerbe": examples and translations in context
Polar sombre et comédie romantique acerbe Dark detective movie and sharp romantic comedy
La «voix» de l’éducation de base communautaire des adultes n’est ni distincte ni acerbe, même parmi ses partisans. The CBAE “voice” is not clear and sharp even amongst proponents of CBAE.
Je suis peut-être fou, mais ta langue acerbe m'a manqué. Call me crazy, but I missed that sharp tongue of yours.
Un homme avec une réponse directe, acerbe, pour tout. A man with a straight, sharp answer for everything.
Navrée, Mary était un peu acerbe, ce soir. I'm sorry, Mary was rather sharp this evening.
Es-tu toujours une mère travailleuse acerbe ? Oh, are you still being a bitter working mother?
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