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    • US Pronunciation
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    • UK Pronunciation
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    • /ˌæ.krɪˈmo.ʊ.niə.snəs/
    • /ˌæ.krɪ.ˈməʊ.niə.snəs/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /ˌæ.krɪˈmo.ʊ.niə.snəs/

Definition of acrimoniousness word

  • noun acrimoniousness The quality of being resentful or cynical. 1

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acrimoniousness popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 97% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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Synonyms for acrimoniousness

noun acrimoniousness

  • rancorous — full of or showing rancor.
  • bitterness — having a harsh, disagreeably acrid taste, like that of aspirin, quinine, wormwood, or aloes.
  • maliciousness — full of, characterized by, or showing malice; intentionally harmful; spiteful: malicious gossip.
  • resentful — full of or marked by resentment.
  • vindictiveness — disposed or inclined to revenge; vengeful: a vindictive person.

Antonyms for acrimoniousness

noun acrimoniousness

  • friendliness — characteristic of or befitting a friend; showing friendship: a friendly greeting.
  • kindness — the state or quality of being kind: kindness to animals.
  • mellowness — soft, sweet, and full-flavored from ripeness, as fruit.
  • mildness — amiably gentle or temperate in feeling or behavior toward others.
  • oversweet — having the taste or flavor characteristic of sugar, honey, etc.

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