Found 4 items, similar to sharp.
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adj 1: (of something seen or heard) clearly defined; “a sharp
; “the sharp crack of a twig”
crisp snap of dry leaves underfoot”
2: ending in a sharp point [syn: acuate
3: having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine
distinctions; “an acute observer of politics and
; “incisive comments”
; “icy knifelike
; “as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a
; “penetrating insight”
; “frequent penetrative
4: marked by practical hardheaded intelligence; “a smart
; “an astute tenant always reads the small
print in a lease”
; “he was too shrewd to go along with
them on a road that could lead only to their overthrow”
5: harsh; “sharp criticism”
; “a sharp-worded exchange”
; “a tart
6: high-pitched and sharp; “piercing screams”
; “a shrill
7: extremely steep; “an abrupt canyon”
; “the precipitous rapids
of the upper river”
; “the precipitous hills of Chinese
; “a sharp drop”
8: keenly and painfully felt; as if caused by a sharp edge or
point; “a sharp pain”
; “sharp winds”
9: very penetrating and clear and sharp in operation; “an
; “a keen intelligence”
; “of sharp and
10: having or made by a thin edge or sharp point; suitable for
cutting or piercing; “a sharp knife”
; “a pencil with a
11: sour or bitter in taste [syn: acerb
12: raised in pitch by one chromatic semitone; “C sharp”
13: very sudden and in great amount or degree; “a sharp drop in
the stock market”
14: quick and forceful; “a sharp blow”
n 1: a musical notation indicating one half step higher than the
2: a long thin sewing needle with a sharp point
adv : changing suddenly in direction and degree; “the road twists
sharply after the light”
; “turn sharp left here”
English → English
, a. [Compar. Sharper
; superl. Sharpest
sharp, scharp, scarp, AS. scearp; akin to OS. skarp, LG.
scharp, D. scherp, G. scharf, Dan. & Sw. skarp, Icel. skarpr.
1. Having a very thin edge or fine point; of a nature to cut
or pierce easily; not blunt or dull; keen.
He dies upon my scimeter's sharp point. --Shak.
2. Terminating in a point or edge; not obtuse or rounded;
somewhat pointed or edged; peaked or ridged; as, a sharp
hill; sharp features.
3. Affecting the sense as if pointed or cutting, keen,
penetrating, acute: to the taste or smell, pungent, acid,
sour, as ammonia has a sharp taste and odor; to the
hearing, piercing, shrill, as a sharp sound or voice; to
the eye, instantaneously brilliant, dazzling, as a sharp
(a) High in pitch; acute; as, a sharp note or tone.
(b) Raised a semitone in pitch; as, C sharp (C[sharp]),
which is a half step, or semitone, higher than C.
(c) So high as to be out of tune, or above true pitch; as,
the tone is sharp; that instrument is sharp. Opposed
in all these senses to flat
5. Very trying to the feelings; piercing; keen; severe;
painful; distressing; as, sharp pain, weather; a sharp and
Sharp misery had worn him to the bones. --Shak.
The morning sharp and clear. --Cowper.
In sharpest perils faithful proved. --Keble.
6. Cutting in language or import; biting; sarcastic; cruel;
harsh; rigorous; severe; as, a sharp rebuke. “That sharp
To that place the sharp Athenian law
Can not pursue us. --Shak.
Be thy words severe,
Sharp as merits but the sword forbear. --Dryden.
7. Of keen perception; quick to discern or distinguish;
having nice discrimination; acute; penetrating; sagacious;
clever; as, a sharp eye; sharp sight, hearing, or
Nothing makes men sharper . . . than want.
Many other things belong to the material world,
wherein the sharpest philosophers have never ye?
arrived at clear and distinct ideas. --L. Watts.
8. Eager in pursuit; keen in quest; impatient for
gratification; keen; as, a sharp appetite.
9. Fierce; ardent; fiery; violent; impetuous. “In sharp
contest of battle.”
A sharp assault already is begun. --Dryden.
10. Keenly or unduly attentive to one's own interest; close
and exact in dealing; shrewd; as, a sharp dealer; a sharp
The necessity of being so sharp and exacting.
11. Composed of hard, angular grains; gritty; as, sharp sand.
12. Steep; precipitous; abrupt; as, a sharp ascent or
descent; a sharp turn or curve.
13. (Phonetics) Uttered in a whisper, or with the breath
alone, without voice, as certain consonants, such as p,
k, t, f; surd; nonvocal; aspirated.
Note: Sharp is often used in the formation of self-explaining
compounds; as, sharp-cornered, sharp-edged,
sharp-pointed, sharp-tasted, sharp-visaged, etc.
, the getting of an advantage, or the attempt
to do so, by a tricky expedient.
To brace sharp
, or To sharp up
(Naut.), to turn the yards
to the most oblique position possible, that the ship may
lie well up to the wind.
Syn: Keen; acute; piercing; penetrating; quick; sagacious;
discerning; shrewd; witty; ingenious; sour; acid; tart;
pungent; acrid; severe; poignant; biting; acrimonious;
sarcastic; cutting; bitter; painful; afflictive;
violent; harsh; fierce; ardent; fiery.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sharped
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To sharpen. [Obs.] --Spenser.
2. (Mus.) To raise above the proper pitch; to elevate the
tone of; especially, to raise a half step, or semitone,
above the natural tone.
1. To a point or edge; piercingly; eagerly; sharply. --M.
The head [of a spear] full sharp yground. --Chaucer.
You bite so sharp at reasons. --Shak.
2. Precisely; exactly; as, we shall start at ten o'clock
, attend; be alert. [Colloq.]
1. A sharp tool or weapon. [Obs.]
If butchers had but the manners to go to sharps,
gentlemen would be contented with a rubber at cuffs.
(a) The character [[sharp]] used to indicate that the note
before which it is placed is to be raised a half step,
or semitone, in pitch.
(b) A sharp tone or note. --Shak.
3. A portion of a stream where the water runs very rapidly.
[Prov. Eng.] --C. Kingsley.
4. A sewing needle having a very slender point; a needle of
the most pointed of the three grades, blunts, betweens,
5. pl. Same as Middlings
6. An expert. [Slang]
, v. i.
1. To play tricks in bargaining; to act the sharper.
2. (Mus.) To sing above the proper pitch.