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acerbate


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acerbate  \A*cerb"ate\,  v.  t.  [L.  acerbatus  p.  p.  of  acerbare 
  fr  acerbus.] 
  To  sour;  to  imbitter;  to  irritate. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  acerbate 
  v  1:  cause  to  be  bitter  or  resentful;  "These  injustices 
  embittered  her  even  more"  [syn:  {embitter},  {envenom}] 
  2:  make  sour  or  bitter 




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