Synonyms for sharpness

Synonyms for (noun) sharpness

Synonyms: sharpness, asperity

Definition: harshness of manner

Similar words: ill nature

Definition: a disagreeable, irritable, or malevolent disposition


Synonyms: sharpness, distinctness

Definition: the quality of being sharp and clear

Similar words: uncloudedness, clarity, clearness

Definition: the quality of clear water

Usage: when she awoke the clarity was back in her eyes


Synonyms: keenness, sharpness

Definition: thinness of edge or fineness of point

Similar words: configuration, conformation, contour, shape, form

Definition: any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline)

Usage: he could barely make out their shapes


Synonyms: sharpness

Definition: the quality of being keenly and painfully felt

Usage: the sharpness of her loss

Similar words: painfulness, distressingness

Definition: the quality of being painful

Usage: she feared the painfulness of childbirth


Synonyms: sharpness, raciness, pungency, bite

Definition: a strong odor or taste property

Usage: the pungency of mustard; the sulfurous bite of garlic; the sharpness of strange spices; the raciness of the wine

Similar words: spice, spicery, spiciness

Definition: the property of being seasoned with spice and so highly flavored


Synonyms: sharpness, edge

Definition: the attribute of urgency in tone of voice

Usage: his voice had an edge to it

Similar words: urgency

Definition: pressing importance requiring speedy action

Usage: the urgency of his need


Synonyms: sharpness, acuity, acuteness, keenness

Definition: a quick and penetrating intelligence

Usage: he argued with great acuteness; I admired the keenness of his mind

Similar words: intelligence

Definition: the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience