Definition of acrid:
resentful, inedible, nasty, acetous, smart-aleck, hot, irritating, hard, nipping, erosive, red-hot, embittered, stinging, vinegarish, acidulous, sulfurous, truculent, vitriolic, acidulent, accusing, tasteless, stifling, corrosive, attack, bland, sultry, biting, smart-mouthed, rancid, savage, venomous, barbed, acrimonious, rancorous, mordant, sore, ad hominem, sarcastic, tart, pungent, unpalatable, acerbic, insipid, smart-alecky, sulphurous, acidulated, irate, mordacious, scalding, slashing, satiric, taste, acid, bad, trenchant, acerb, unpleasant, caustic, sardonic, cutting, virulent, stale, acidic, harsh, blistery, accusatory, snarky, respect, bitter, scathing, blistering, astringent, deadly.
- "Blake's Burden", Harold Bindloss.
- "A Narrative of the Expedition to Botany Bay", Watkin Tench.
A half mile nearer and the acrid taste in the air turned to a defined veil of smoke, intangible and unreal, at first, which merely seemed to hang about the trunks of the mighty trees and make them seem dim and far away.- "The Boy With the U. S. Foresters", Francis Rolt-Wheeler.