1. [Adjective]: sharp biting or acrid especially in taste or smell; "tasting the pungent wood sorrel"; "pungent curry"; "a pungent smell of burning sulfur"

2. capable of wounding; "a barbed compliment"; "a biting aphorism"; "pungent satire"

Similar words to 'pungent'

1. acrid

2. gingery

3. hot

4. peppery

5. spicy

6. sarcastic

Opposite words to 'pungent'

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