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Marked by the use of wit that is intended to cause hurt feelings
“My daughter had rung the ward concerned but got a very tart response as she was not a relative, even though she had been authorised by the husband to take this step.”
Sharp or acid in taste
“The pork was beautifully cooked, but the soft Bramley apple slices were very tart and not to my taste.”
An open pastry case containing a sweet or savoury filling
“Only one dessert - a pumpkin-meringue tart at war with itself - misfires.”
A woman who engages in sexual activities for money
“… another movie featuring an Old West saloon scene with the requisite gamblers, gunslingers, and tarts.”
Dress or make oneself up in order to look attractive
“Although it hasn't changed I do sometimes think it has become such a fixed thing that I don't really pose too much or wear make up or tart myself up.”
Improve the appearance of something, typically in a way regarded as flashy or superficial
“An uncrossing is just an uncrossing, whether you want to tart it up in cool post modern chaos lingo is pretty meaningless.”
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