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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • adj. Forceful, effective, and vigorous: a trenchant argument. See Synonyms at incisive.
  • adj. Caustic; cutting: trenchant criticism.
  • adj. Distinct; clear-cut.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • adj. Fitted to trench or cut; gutting; sharp.
  • adj. Keen; biting; vigorously effective and articulate; severe; as, trenchant wit.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. Fitted to trench or cut; gutting; sharp.
  • adj. Fig.: Keen; biting; severe.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Cutting; sharp; keen.
  • Penetrating; energetic; downright.
  • Specifically, in zoology, sectorial, as a molar or premolar; sharp-edged: as, the trenchant canines of a saber-toothed tiger.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • adj. clearly or sharply defined to the mind
  • adj. characterized by or full of force and vigor
  • adj. having keenness and forcefulness and penetration in thought, expression, or intellect
  • Equivalent
    clear    efficacious    effectual    effective    intelligent   
    Words with the same meaning
    gutting    sharp    biting    severe    energetic   
    Words with the same terminal sound
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    Words that are found in similar contexts
    incisive    epigrammatic    scathing    caustic    succinct    forceful    cogent    pithy    curt    lucid