Definition of SHARP

noun : SHARP

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a musical notation indicating one half step higher than the note named ;

  • 2. (

    ) a long thin sewing needle with a sharp point ;

Adjective : SHARP

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (of something seen or heard) clearly defined; "a sharp photographic image"; "the sharp crack of a twig"; "the crisp snap of dry leaves underfoot" ;

  • 4. (

    ) marked by practical hardheaded intelligence; "a smart businessman"; "an astute tenant always reads the small print in a lease"; "he was too shrewd to go along with them on a road that could lead only to their overthrow" ;

  • 6. (

    ) having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones; "a shrill whistle"; "a shrill gaiety" ;

  • 7. (

    ) extremely steep; "an abrupt canyon"; "the precipitous rapids of the upper river"; "the precipitous hills of Chinese paintings"; "a sharp drop" ;

  • 8. (

    ) keenly and painfully felt; as if caused by a sharp edge or point; "a sharp pain"; "sharp winds" ;

  • 9. (

    ) having or made by a thin edge or sharp point; suitable for cutting or piercing; "a sharp knife"; "a pencil with a sharp point" ;

  • 10. (

    ) (of a musical note) raised in pitch by one chromatic semitone; "C sharp" ;

  • 11. (

    ) very sudden and in great amount or degree; "a sharp drop in the stock market" ;

  • 12. (

    ) quick and forceful; "a sharp blow" ;

Adverb : SHARP

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) changing suddenly in direction and degree; "the road twists sharply after the light"; "turn sharp left here"; "the visor was acutely peaked"; "her shoes had acutely pointed toes" ;


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