Posted on: November 21, 2013

WORD OF THE DAY: Acrid

WORD OF THE DAY: Acrid

acrid (adjective): violently unpleasant in taste or smell

Examples:

1. His least favorite thing about living in the city was the acrid smell of car exhaust fumes filling the air.

2. She left her bread in the toaster for too long, and the black, burned edges left an acrid taste in her mouth.