Sharpness


Sharpness
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Sharpness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sharpness
sharpness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ acuity
acuity
acumination
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ spinosity
spinosity
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ point
point
spike
spine
spiculum
needle
pin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ prick
prick
prickle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ spur
spur
rowel
barb
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ spit
spit
cusp
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ horn
horn
antler
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ snag
snag
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ tag thorn
tag thorn
bristle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ Adam's needle
Adam's needle
bear grass
=>(U.S.)
tine
yucca
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ nib
nib
tooth
tusk
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ spoke
spoke
cog
ratchet
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ crag
crag
crest
arete
cone peak
sugar loaf
pike
aiguille
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ spire
spire
pyramid
steeple
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ beard
beard
chevaux de frise
porcupine
hedgehog
brier
bramble
thistle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ comb
comb
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ awn
awn
beggar's lice
bur
burr
catchweed
cleavers
clivers
goose
grass
hairif
hariff
flax comb
hackle
hatchel
heckle
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ wedge
wedge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ knife edge
knife edge
cutting edge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ blade
blade
edge tool
cutlery
knife
penknife
whittle
razor
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ scalpel
scalpel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ bistoury
bistoury
lancet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ plowshare
plowshare
colter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ hatchet
hatchet
ax
pickax
mattock
pick
adze
gill
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ billhook
billhook
cleaver
cutter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ scythe
scythe
sickle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ scissors
scissors
shears
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ sword
sword
&c.(arms) 727
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ bodkin
bodkin
&c.(perforator) 262
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ belduque
belduque
bowie knife
paring knife
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ bushwhacker
bushwhacker
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ drawing knife
drawing knife
drawing shave
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ sharpener
sharpener
hone
strop
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ grindstone
grindstone
whetstone
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ novaculite
novaculite
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ steel
steel
emery
PARAG:Sharpness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be sharp
be sharp
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ taper to a point
taper to a point
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bristle with
bristle with
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ render sharp
render sharp
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ sharpen
sharpen
point
aculeate
whet
barb
spiculate
set
strop
grind
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ cut
cut
&c.(sunder) 44
PARAG:Sharpness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sharp
sharp
keen
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ acute
acute
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ acicular
acicular
aciform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ aculeated
aculeated
acuminated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ pointed
pointed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ tapering
tapering
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ conical
conical
pyramidal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ mucronate
mucronate
mucronated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spindle shaped
spindle shaped
needle shaped
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spiked
spiked
spiky
ensiform
peaked
salient
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cusped
cusped
cuspidate
cuspidated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cornute
cornute
cornuted
cornicultate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ prickly
prickly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spiny
spiny
spinous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ thorny
thorny
bristling
muricated
pectinated
studded
thistly
briary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ craggy
craggy
&c.(rough) 256
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ snaggy
snaggy
digitated
two-edged
fusiform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dentiform
dentiform
denticulated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ toothed
toothed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ odontoid
odontoid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ starlike
starlike
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ stellated
stellated
stelliform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sagittate
sagittate
sagittiform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ arrowheaded
arrowheaded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ arrowy
arrowy
barbed
spurred
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ acinaform
acinaform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ apiculate
apiculate
apiculated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ aristate
aristate
awned
awny
bearded
calamiform
cone-shaped
coniform
crestate
echinate
gladiate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ lanceolate
lanceolate
lanciform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ awl
awl
awl-shaped
lance-shaped
awl-shaped
scimitar-shaped
sword-shaped
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ setarious
setarious
spinuliferous
subulate
tetrahedral
xiphoid
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ cutting
cutting
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ sharp edged
sharp edged
knife edged
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ sharp as a razor
sharp as a razor
keen as a razor
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ sharp as a needle
sharp as a needle
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ sharpened
sharpened
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ set
set

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