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acrid
used in The Hunger Games

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Definition
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
  • An acrid smoke fills the air, which is not the best remedy for someone trying to regain the ability to breathe.
    p. 222.5

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