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Overview of noun sharpness

The noun sharpness has 7 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) acuteness, acuity, sharpness, keenness

(a quick and penetrating intelligence; "he argued with great acuteness"; "I admired the keenness of his mind")

2. edge, sharpness

(the attribute of urgency in tone of voice; "his voice had an edge to it")

3. pungency, bite, sharpness, raciness

(a strong odor or taste property; "the pungency of mustard"; "the sulfurous bite of garlic"; "the sharpness of strange spices"; "the raciness of the wine")

4. sharpness

(the quality of being keenly and painfully felt; "the sharpness of her loss")

5. sharpness, keenness

(thinness of edge or fineness of point)

6. distinctness, sharpness

(the quality of being sharp and clear)

7. asperity, sharpness

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