Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The quality of being mordacious; biting severity, or sarcastic quality.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality of being mordacious; biting severity, or sarcastic quality.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The property of being mordacious; bitingness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a disposition to biting

Etymologies

Latin mordacitas: compare French mordacité. See mordacious. (Wiktionary)

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