What does acrimonious mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term acrimonious:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. acrimonious, bitter(adj)

    marked by strong resentment or cynicism

    "an acrimonious dispute"; "bitter about the divorce"


  1. acrimonious(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to acrimony, words, arguments, quarrels: bitter; mean-spirited; sharp in language or tone.

  2. Origin: . From acrimonieux, from acrimoniosus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Acrimonious(adj)

    acrid; corrosive; as, acrimonious gall

  2. Acrimonious(adj)

    caustic; bitter-tempered' sarcastic; as, acrimonious dispute, language, temper

  3. Origin: [Cf. LL. acrimonious, F. acrimonieux.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of acrimonious in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of acrimonious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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