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Webster 1913 Edition


Tartness

Tart′ness

,
Noun.
The quality or state of being tart.
Syn. – Acrimony; sourness; keenness; poignancy; severity; asperity; acerbity; harshness. See
Acrimony
.

Webster 1828 Edition


Tartness

T`ARTNESS

,
Noun.
Acidity; sharpness to the taste; as the tartness of wine or fruit.
1.
Sharpness of language or manner; poignancy; keenness; severity; as the tartness of rebuke.

Definition 2021


tartness

tartness

English

Noun

tartness (plural tartnesses)

  1. The characteristic of being tart; sharpness of taste; sourness; bitterness.

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