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Quite trenchant in his views about right and wrong. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some have seen the increasingly trenchant opinion of the editors as reflecting a growing commercialism. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Nowadays historians rarely express such trenchant views. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)He had trenchant views on many of the issues of the day. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He makes trenchant criticisms of the diplomatic service, some justified. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Last year, she caused controversy with her trenchant comments on pushy parenting. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Being outside the mainstream has left Feng with trenchant views on the value of film school. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In unusually trenchant criticism, they say that the reasons were entirely political and blame ministers for retreating under pressure. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Ministers and officials must be able to offer frank opinions and make trenchant judgments if they are to do their jobs properly without fear of disclosure. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Today, although mellow and quietly reflective, his trenchant views have not changed. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In all of them, he shows his skill in fusing cultural and historical knowledge, personal anecdotes and trenchant opinions. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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