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Overview of adj poignant

The adj poignant has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) affecting, poignant, touching

(arousing affect; "the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene"; "poignant grief cannot endure forever"; "his gratitude was simple and touching")

2. (2) poignant

(keenly distressing to the mind or feelings; "poignant anxiety") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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