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Vigorously keen or severe in expression or style
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“A quiet and generally even-tempered man, he could be, and was, trenchant in his criticisms as the occasion demanded.”
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Based on sound reasoning
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“The critic made a trenchant argument for the movie's awfulness.”
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(obsolete) Having a sharp or pointed edge
“Was it not storied as the good trenchant blade of brave Bayard, that other chevalier?”
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Contemptuously ridiculing or mocking someone or something
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Rather rude, curt or abrupt in speech or manner
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Having great influence on the result of something
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Reliable and unfailing
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Inclined to find fault too readily
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Observable
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Defiantly aggressive or bad-tempered
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Expressing something forcibly and clearly
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Having great power, influence, or effect
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Holding one's attention
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