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Sharp (IPA: /ˈʃɑɹp/)


Sharp (superl.)

Having a very thin edge or fine point; of a nature to cut or pierce easily; not blunt or dull; keen.

Sharp (superl.)

Terminating in a point or edge; not obtuse or rounded; somewhat pointed or edged; peaked or ridged; as, a sharp hill; sharp features.

Sharp (superl.)

Affecting the sense as if pointed or cutting, keen, penetrating, acute: to the taste or smell, pungent, acid, sour, as ammonia has a sharp taste and odor; to the hearing, piercing, shrill, as a sharp sound or voice; to the eye, instantaneously brilliant, dazzling, as a sharp flash.

Sharp (superl.)

High in pitch; acute; as, a sharp note or tone.

Sharp (superl.)

Raised a semitone in pitch; as, C sharp (C/), which is a half step, or semitone, higher than C.

Sharp (superl.)

So high as to be out of tune, or above true pitch; as, the tone is sharp; that instrument is sharp. Opposed in all these senses to flat.

Sharp (superl.)

Very trying to the feelings; piercing; keen; severe; painful; distressing; as, sharp pain, weather; a sharp and frosty air.

Sharp (superl.)

Cutting in language or import; biting; sarcastic; cruel; harsh; rigorous; severe; as, a sharp rebuke.

Sharp (superl.)

Of keen perception; quick to discern or distinguish; having nice discrimination; acute; penetrating; sagacious; clever; as, a sharp eye; sharp sight, hearing, or judgment.

Sharp (superl.)

Eager in pursuit; keen in quest; impatient for gratification; keen; as, a sharp appetite.

Sharp (superl.)

Fierce; ardent; fiery; violent; impetuous.

Sharp (superl.)

Keenly or unduly attentive to one's own interest; close and exact in dealing; shrewd; as, a sharp dealer; a sharp customer.

Sharp (superl.)

Composed of hard, angular grains; gritty; as, sharp sand.

Sharp (superl.)

Steep; precipitous; abrupt; as, a sharp ascent or descent; a sharp turn or curve.

Sharp (superl.)

Uttered in a whisper, or with the breath alone, without voice, as certain consonants, such as p, k, t, f; surd; nonvocal; aspirated.

Sharp (adv.)

To a point or edge; piercingly; eagerly; sharply.

Sharp (adv.)

Precisely; exactly; as, we shall start at ten o'clock sharp.

Sharp (n.)

A sharp tool or weapon.

Sharp (n.)

The character [/] used to indicate that the note before which it is placed is to be raised a half step, or semitone, in pitch.

Sharp (n.)

A sharp tone or note.

Sharp (n.)

A portion of a stream where the water runs very rapidly.

Sharp (n.)

A sewing needle having a very slender point; a needle of the most pointed of the three grades, blunts, betweens, and sharps.

Sharp (n.)

Same as Middlings, 1.

Sharp (n.)

An expert.

Sharp (v. t.)

To sharpen.

Sharp

Accidental raising the pitch of a note by one chromatic semitone

Sharp

Flour made from hard wheat

Sharp

South Korean pop band

Sharp

Lunar crater

Sharp

Family name

Sharp Synonyms

Steep, Precipitous, Abrupt

Sharp Synonyms

Needlelike, Pointed, Acuate, Acute

Sharp Synonyms

Piercing, Perceptive, Penetrative, Discriminating, Acute, Incisive, Penetrating, Keen, Knifelike

Sharp Synonyms

Fulgurating, Piercing, Cutting, Stabbing, Lancinating, Salt, Acute, Intense, Scratching, Lancinate, Keen, Knifelike

Sharp Synonyms

Astute, Smart, Shrewd

Sharp Synonyms

Sharpened, Pointed, Piercing, Metal-cutting, Cutting, Fang-like, Knifelike, Penetrative, Razor-sharp, File-like, Carnassial, Sharp-toothed, Penetrating, Drill-like, Chisel-like, Keen, Edged, Incisive, Dagger-like

Sharp Synonyms

Crisp, Distinct

Sharp Synonyms

Forceful

Sharp Synonyms

High, Shrill, Piercing, High-pitched

Sharp Synonyms

Unpleasant, Sharp-worded, Tart

Sharp Synonyms

Sudden

Sharp Synonyms

Acutely, Sharply

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Safety Health Assessment Research For Prevention

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Sanders High Angular Resolution Processor

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

School health additional referral program

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Self Healing Alternate Route Protection

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Self-Healing Alternate Route Protection

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Sensitive, Homogeneous and Resolved Peaks

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

SHAred Reconnaissance Pod

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Sharp Electronics

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

SHIPS Analysis and Retrieval Project

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Skew-T Hodograph Analysis and Research Program

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Skin Head Against Racial Prejudice

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Small Hydro Analysis and Reporting Program

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Space Human Assurance and Reliability Program

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Standard Hardware Acquisition Reliability Program

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Standard HRPT archive request product

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Stationary High Altitude Relay Platform

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Study of Houston Atmospheric Radical Precursors

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Subcutaneous heparin and angioplasty restenosis prevention

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Standard Hardware Acquisition and Reliability Program

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Subcutaneous Heparin in Angioplasty Restenosis Prevention

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Summer High School Apprenticeship Research Program

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

System Oriented High Range Resolution Automatic Recognition Program

SHARP (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Super Hornet Advanced Reconnaissance Pod

Sharp Rhymes

Arp, Carp, Harp, Harpe, Karp, Scarp, Scharp, Sharp, Sharpe, Tarp, Tharp, Tharpe




Sharp (Last Name / Surname)

Sharp is the #405 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 78,990 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Sharp in Spanish is Agudo

Tagalog Translation

Sharp in Tagalog is Hasa

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A sharp knife is nothing without a sharp eye." - Klingon proverbs

Example Sentence (Quote)

" But curb thou the high spirit in thy breast, For gentle ways are best, and keep aloof From sharp contentions." - Contention

Example Sentence (Quote)

" But in these nice sharp quillets of the law, Good faith, I am no wiser than a daw." - Law

Example Sentence (Quote)

" But optics sharp it needs, I ween, To see what is not to be seen." - Eyes

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Clamorous pauperism feasteth While honest Labor, pining, hideth his sharp ribs." - Martin Farquhar Tupper


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