Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for sharply?

Need synonyms for sharply? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adverb
In a lively manner
“The Japanese language includes sharply divergent styles of speech for men and women.”
Adverb
With a great suddenness
“The recovery of residential building activity last year and early this year was a major factor contributing to a very sharp rise in prices of lumber and plywood.”
Adverb
To an undesirably intense or forceful degree
more ❯
Adverb
In a manner that is sour or tart to taste or to the senses
more ❯
“Her words were sharp and I felt them cut into each piece of my shattered heart.”
Adverb
Done with meticulousness and extreme attention to detail
more ❯
Adverb
To a deep, complete, and intense extent
more ❯
Adverb
Abruptly, sharply, or curtly
Adverb
Quick-wittedly
more ❯
Adverb
In a wild or fierce manner
more ❯
Adverb
(used for emphasis) In a way that is very noticeable or apparent
more ❯
“The image is black-and-white with strong contrast and sharp detail.”
Adverb
With full force, using all available power or resources
Adverb
In a rude manner
more ❯
Adverb
In an intelligent manner
more ❯
“His mind was as sharp as it had ever been.”
Adverb
In a clear manner
more ❯
Adverb
Adverb for able to pierce or cut with relative ease
“There was nothing we had available that was sharp enough to use as a cutting tool.”
Adverb
Adverb for exploitative, usually in an unscrupulous manner
“In reality, it was ordinary citizens and not the sharp operators who stored their wealth in banknotes.”
Adverb
Adverb for having or producing a sudden and intense piercing sensation
“Her coughing ceased for a brief moment when she felt a sharp pain on her lower leg.”
Adverb
Adverb for denotes a well-dressed person, typically but not necessarily a male
“Looking sharp in a grey suit, he had managed to inveigle his way into City Hall through the side entrance.”
Adverb
Adverb for denotes an intense coldness that can feel like it is penetrating the body
“It was growing dark and a sharp wind was blowing off the sea.”
Adverb
Adverb for diminishing to a point or edge
“The long robe drapes over the front of the throne, falling in pleats that taper to sharp points along the hem.”
Adverb
Adverb for turning sharply into another direction
“It made a sharp turn to the left and went on to meander away to unpredictable destinations.”
Adverb
Adverb for physically rising or falling sharply
“He is on a winding road, a cliff, with a sharp drop to the ocean.”
Adverb
Adverb for a loud piercing sound
“All in all, not much got done until Mikhail's aunt Meredith came in and silenced them all with a sharp whistle.”
Adverb
Adverb for a psychological feeling of intuition
“She got out of the shower lazily, and had a sharp feeling in her gut that something would happen today.”
Adverb
Adverb for denotes speediness
“Moore set off at a sharp pace.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
7-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021