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acrid
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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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
  • The ground heaved, and the air whooshed around, carrying an acrid smell.
    p. 107.1

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