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sharp (n):
a long thin sewing needle with a sharp point
sharp (n):
a musical notation indicating one half step higher than the note named
sharp (s):
(of something seen or heard) clearly defined
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a sharp photographic image.
the sharp crack of a twig.
the crisp snap of dry leaves underfoot
sharp (s):
marked by practical hardheaded intelligence
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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

Related Words: astuteshrewd
sharp (a):
having or made by a thin edge or sharp point; suitable for cutting or piercing
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a sharp knife.
a pencil with a sharp point
sharp (a):
keenly and painfully felt; as if caused by a sharp edge or point
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a sharp pain.
sharp winds
sharp (s):
quick and forceful
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a sharp blow
sharp (s):
very sudden and in great amount or degree
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a sharp drop in the stock market
sharp (s):
extremely steep
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an abrupt canyon.
the precipitous rapids of the upper river.
the precipitous hills of Chinese paintings.
a sharp drop

Related Words: abruptprecipitous
sharp (s):
having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones
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a shrill whistle.
a shrill gaiety

Related Word: shrill
sharp (a):
(of a musical note) raised in pitch by one chromatic semitone
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C sharp
sharp (s):
having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
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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 penetrative observations

Related Words: acuteincisivekeenpenetrative
sharp (s):
harsh
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sharp criticism.
a sharp-worded exchange.
a tart remark

Related Words: tart
sharp (s):
ending in a sharp point
Related Words: acute
sharp (r):
changing suddenly in direction and degree
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the road twists sharply after the light.
turn sharp left here.
the visor was acutely peaked.
her shoes had acutely pointed toes

Related Words: acutelyly
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