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acrid
used in Lord of the Flies

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harsh or caustic — physically as when smoke from burning rubber might irritate the throat; or metaphorically as when someone says something that is especially sarcastic
  • He rubbed his cheek along his forearm, smelling the acrid scent of salt and sweat and the staleness of dirt.
    p. 186.3

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