acerbate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To vex or annoy.
    • To sour; to imbitter; to aggravate.
  • adjective:
    • Embittered; having a sour personality or nature.
  • verb:
    • To exasperate; to aggravate.
    • to produce sour or sour.
    • reason enough to be bitter or resentful
    • make bad or sour
  • others:
    • To make bad, sour, or harsh toward taste; hence, to embitter or exasperate.
    • Embittered; exasperated; serious.

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