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Sharp 1

Definition: Having a very thin edge or fine point; of a nature to cut or pierce easily; not blunt or dull; keen.

Sharp 2

Definition: Terminating in a point or edge; not obtuse or rounded; somewhat pointed or edged; peaked or ridged; as, a sharp hill; sharp features.

Sharp 3

Definition: 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 flash.

Sharp 4

Definition: High in pitch; acute; as, a sharp note or tone.

Sharp 5

Definition: Raised a semitone in pitch; as, C sharp (C/), which is a half step, or semitone, higher than C.

Sharp 6

Definition: 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.

Sharp 7

Definition: Very trying to the feelings; piercing; keen; severe; painful; distressing; as, sharp pain, weather; a sharp and frosty air.

Sharp 8

Definition: Cutting in language or import; biting; sarcastic; cruel; harsh; rigorous; severe; as, a sharp rebuke.

Sharp 9

Definition: Of keen perception; quick to discern or distinguish; having nice discrimination; acute; penetrating; sagacious; clever; as, a sharp eye; sharp sight, hearing, or judgment.

Sharp 10

Definition: Eager in pursuit; keen in quest; impatient for gratification; keen; as, a sharp appetite.

Sharp 11

Definition: Fierce; ardent; fiery; violent; impetuous.

Sharp 12

Definition: Composed of hard, angular grains; gritty; as, sharp sand.

Sharp 13

Definition: Steep; precipitous; abrupt; as, a sharp ascent or descent; a sharp turn or curve.

Sharp 14

Definition: Uttered in a whisper, or with the breath alone, without voice, as certain consonants, such as p, k, t, f; surd; nonvocal; aspirated.

Sharp 15

Definition: To a point or edge; piercingly; eagerly; sharply.

Sharp 16

Definition: A sharp tool or weapon.

Sharp 17

Definition: The character used to indicate that the note before which it is placed is to be raised a half step, or semitone, in pitch.

Sharp 18

Definition: A sharp tone or note.

Sharp 19

Definition: A portion of a stream where the water runs very rapidly.

Sharp 20

Definition: A sewing needle having a very slender point; a needle of the most pointed of the three grades, blunts, betweens, and sharps.

Sharp 21

Definition: Same as Middlings,

Sharp 22

Definition: An expert.

Sharp 23

Definition: To sharpen.

Sharp 24

Definition: To raise above the proper pitch; to elevate the tone of; especially, to raise a half step, or semitone, above the natural tone.

Sharp 25

Definition: To play tricks in bargaining; to act the sharper.

Sharp 26

Definition: To sing above the proper pitch.

sharp 27

Definition: a long thin sewing needle with a sharp point

sharp 28

Definition: a musical notation indicating one half step higher than the note named

sharp 29

Definition: marked by practical hardheaded intelligence; "a smart businessman"; "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"

sharp 30

Definition: (of something seen or heard) clearly defined; "a sharp photographic image"; "the sharp crack of a twig"; "the crisp snap of dry leaves underfoot"

sharp 31

Definition: having or made by a thin edge or sharp point; suitable for cutting or piercing; "a sharp knife"; "a pencil with a sharp point"

sharp 32

Definition: keenly and painfully felt; as if caused by a sharp edge or point; "a sharp pain"; "sharp winds"

sharp 33

Definition: quick and forceful; "a sharp blow"

sharp 34

Definition: very sudden and in great amount or degree; "a sharp drop in the stock market"

sharp 35

Definition: extremely steep; "an abrupt canyon"; "the precipitous rapids of the upper river"; "the precipitous hills of Chinese paintings"; "a sharp drop"

sharp 36

Definition: high-pitched and sharp; "piercing screams"; "a shrill whistle"

sharp 37

Definition: very penetrating and clear and sharp in operation; "an incisive mind"; "a keen intelligence"; "of sharp and active intellect"

sharp 38

Definition: raised in pitch by one chromatic semitone; "C sharp"

sharp 39

Definition: having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions; "an acute observer of politics and politicians"; "incisive comments"; "icy knifelike reasoning"; "as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang"; "penetrating insight"; "frequent pene

sharp 40

Definition: harsh; "sharp criticism"; "a sharp-worded exchange"; "a tart remark"

sharp 41

Definition: ending in a sharp point

sharp 42

Definition: sour or bitter in taste

sharp 43

Definition: changing suddenly in direction and degree; "the road twists sharply after the light"; "turn sharp left here"


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