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English translation of 'acre'

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acre 1

adjective
1. 
[sabor] sharpbitter
[olor] acridpungent
2. 
[temperamento] sour
[crítica] sharpbitingmordant
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acre 2

masculine noun
acre

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Example Sentences Including 'acre'

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Amar es expuesto, pero prefiero haber sentido este vértigo acre.
Adolfo Domínguez Juan Griego
Hacía prosas de detonación y relampagueo que iban más allá de León Bloy; y sonetos contra " muffles " que traspasaban los límites del más acre Laurent Tailhade.
Rubén Darío Autobiografía. El oro de Mallorca.
La Zaranda ha hallado ya su estilo, acre y bello; su voz del sur y su aliento universal.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1994)
Por esta honradez, tantas veces acreditada, la repulsa del público de Las Ventas no fue demasiado acre.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1994)
Porque el mayoral olía a blanco, a pesar del almidón planchado de sus guayaberas y del betún acre de sus polainas de piel de cerdo.
Alejo Carpentier Historia de lunas. Los fugitivos.

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'acre' in Other Languages

British English: acre /ˈeɪkə/ NOUN
An acre is a unit of area equal to 4840 square yards or approximately 4047 square metres.
The property has two acres of land.
  • American English: acre
  • Arabic: أَكْر
  • Brazilian Portuguese: acre
  • Chinese: 英亩
  • Croatian: jutro
  • Czech: akr
  • Danish: acre
  • Dutch: acre
  • European Spanish: acre
  • Finnish: eekkeri
  • French: acre
  • German: Morgen
  • Greek: ακρ
  • Italian: acro
  • Japanese: エーカー
  • Korean: 에이커
  • Norwegian: acre
  • Polish: akr
  • European Portuguese: acre
  • Romanian: acru
  • Russian: акр
  • Spanish: acre
  • Swedish: acre
  • Thai: หน่วยวัดเนื้อที่เป็นเอเคอร์
  • Turkish: dönüm
  • Ukrainian: акр
  • Vietnamese: mẫu Anh
British English: pungent ADJECTIVE
Something that is pungent has a strong, sharp smell or taste which is often so strong that it is unpleasant.
The more herbs you use, the more pungent the sauce will be.
  • American English: pungent
  • Brazilian Portuguese: pungente
  • Chinese: 刺鼻的
  • European Spanish: acre
  • French: piquant
  • German: scharf
  • Italian: forte
  • Japanese: 刺すように刺激する
  • Korean: 톡 쏘는듯 자극적인
  • European Portuguese: pungente
  • Spanish: acre

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