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ac·ri·mo·ny

 (ăk′rə-mō′nē)
n.
Bitter, sharp animosity, especially as exhibited in speech or behavior.

[Latin ācrimōnia, sharpness, from ācer, sharp; see ak- in Indo-European roots.]

acrimony

(ˈækrɪmənɪ)
n, pl -nies
bitterness or sharpness of manner, speech, temper, etc
[C16: from Latin ācrimōnia, from ācer sharp, sour]

ac•ri•mo•ny

(ˈæk rəˌmoʊ ni)

n.
sharpness, harshness, or bitterness of nature, speech, disposition, etc.
[1535–45; < Latin ācrimōnia=ācri- (s. of ācer) sharp, sour + -mōnia -mony]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acrimony - a rough and bitter manneracrimony - a rough and bitter manner    
disagreeableness - an ill-tempered and offensive disposition

acrimony

acrimony

noun
Translations

acrimony

[ˈækrɪmənɪ] Nacritud f, acrimonia f
there has been no acrimony between usno ha habido acritud or acrimonia entre nosotros
their first meeting ended in acrimonysu primera reunión acabó en una disputa enconada

acrimony

[ˈækrɪməni] nacrimonie f

acrimony

n (of discussion, argument)erbitterte Schärfe; (of person, words)Bissigkeit f

acrimony

[ˈækrɪmənɪ] n (frm) → acrimonia