subacidly
adverb see subacid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • subacidly — sub·acidly …   English syllables

  • subacidly — adverb see subacid * * * subacˈidly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑subacid …   Useful english dictionary

  • subacid — adjective Etymology: Latin subacidus, from sub + acidus acid Date: 1760 somewhat acrimonious ; cutting < subacid comments > • subacidly adverb • subacidness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • subacid — subacidity /sub euh sid i tee/, subacidness, n. subacidly, adv. /sub as id/, adj. 1. slightly or moderately acid or sour: a subacid fruit. 2. (of a person or a person s speech, temper, etc.) somewhat biting or sharp. [1660 70; SUB + ACID] * * * …   Universalium

  • subacid — [subas′id] adj. [L subacidus] 1. slightly acid or sour, as certain fruits 2. slightly sharp or biting, as a remark subacidity [sub΄ə sid′ə tē] n. subacidly adv …   English World dictionary

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