Sharp - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Sharp.

ACERB
ACERBIC
ACID
ACIDIC
ACRID
ACUTE
ALERT
ASTUTE
CANNY
CLER
CLEVER
DRESSY
FLAT
IN FOCUS
INCISIVE
INFOCUS
KEEN
POINTY
SHREWD
SLY
SNAZZY
TART
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ACERB
  1. harsh or corrosive in tone;
  2. sour or bitter in taste
ACERBIC
  1. harsh or corrosive in tone;
  2. sour or bitter in taste
  3. Sharp, bitter tasting
ACID
  1. having the characteristics of an acid; "an acid reaction"
  2. harsh or corrosive in tone;
  3. street name for lysergic acid diethylamide
  4. being sour to the taste
  5. any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
ACIDIC
  1. being or containing an acid; of a solution having an excess of hydrogen atoms (having a pH of less than 7)
  2. being sour to the taste
  3. In a caustic manner
ACRID
  1. bitter
  2. harsh or corrosive in tone;
  3. strong and sharp;"the pungent taste of radishes"; "the acrid smell of burning rubber"
ACUTE
  1. having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course; "acute appendicitis"; "the acute phase of the illness"; "acute patients"
  2. a mark (') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
  3. of critical importance and consequence; "an acute (or critical) lack of research funds"
  4. extremely sharp or intense; "acute pain"; "felt acute annoyance"; "intense itching and burning"
  5. having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions; "an acute observer of politics and politicians"; "incisive comments"; "icy knifelike reasoning"; "as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang"; "penetrating insight"; "frequent penetrative observations"
  6. ending in a sharp point
  7. of an angle; less than 90 degrees
ALERT
  1. condition of heightened watchfulness or preparation for action; "bombers were put on alert during the crisis"
  2. warn or arouse to a sense of danger or call to a state of preparedness; "The empty house alarmed him"; "We alerted the new neighbors to the high rate of burglaries"
  3. engaged in or accustomed to close observation; "caught by a couple of alert cops"; "alert enough to spot the opportunity when it came"; "constantly alert and vigilant, like a sentinel on duty"
  4. mentally perceptive and responsive;"an alert mind"; "alert to the problems"; "alive to what is going on"; "awake to the dangers of her situation"; "was now awake to the reality of his predicament"
  5. quick and energetic;
  6. an automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger
  7. a warning serves to make you more alert to danger
ASTUTE
  1. clever
  2. 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"
  3. Sharp
CANNY
  1. showing self-interest and shrewdness in dealing with others; "a cagey lawyer"; "too clever to be sound"
CLER
CLEVER
  1. showing inventiveness and skill; "a clever gadget"; "the cunning maneuvers leading to his success"; "an ingenious solution to the problem"
  2. showing self-interest and shrewdness in dealing with others; "a cagey lawyer"; "too clever to be sound"
  3. mentally quick and resourceful; "an apt pupil"; "you are a clever man...you reason well and your wit is bold"-Bram Stoker
  4. Witty
DRESSY
  1. in fancy clothing
FLAT
  1. stretched out and lying at full length along the ground; "found himself lying flat on the floor"
  2. sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch; "the owl's faint monotonous hooting"
  3. a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
  4. (of a musical note) lowered in pitch by one chromatic semitone; "B flat"
  5. scenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas; part of a stage setting
  6. not modified or restricted by reservations; "a categorical denial"; "a flat refusal"
  7. a deflated pneumatic tire
  8. having lost effervescence; "flat beer"; "a flat cola"
  9. a shallow box in which seedlings are started
  10. lacking stimulating characteristics; uninteresting; "a bland little drama"; "a flat joke"
  11. freight car without permanent sides or roof
  12. in a forthright manner; candidly or frankly; "he didn't answer directly"; "told me straight out"; "came out flat for less work and more pay"
IN FOCUS
INCISIVE
  1. suitable for cutting or piercing; "incisive teeth"
  2. having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions; "an acute observer of politics and politicians"; "incisive comments"; "icy knifelike reasoning"; "as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang"; "penetrating insight"; "frequent penetrative observations"
INFOCUS
KEEN
  1. express grief verbally; "we lamented the death of the child"
  2. a funeral lament sung with loud wailing
  3. having a sharp cutting edge or point; "a keen blade"
  4. painful as if caused by a sharp instrument; "a cutting wind"; "keen winds"; "knifelike cold"; "piercing knifelike pains"; "piercing cold"; "piercing criticism"; "a stabbing pain"; "lancinating pain"
  5. very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"
  6. intense or sharp; "suffered exquisite pain"; "felt exquisite pleasure"
  7. having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions; "an acute observer of politics and politicians"; "incisive comments"; "icy knifelike reasoning"; "as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang"; "penetrating insight"; "frequent penetrative observations"
POINTY
  1. Sharp
SHREWD
  1. 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"
  2. used of persons; "the most calculating and selfish men in the community"
SLY
  1. marked by skill in deception; "cunning men often pass for wise"; "deep political machinations"; "a foxy scheme"; "a slick evasive answer"; "sly as a fox"; "tricky Dick"; "a wily old attorney"
  2. Sneaky
SNAZZY
  1. flashily stylish; "a snazzy outfit"
TART
  1. a pastry cup with a filling of fruit or custard and no top crust
  2. harsh; "sharp criticism"; "a sharp-worded exchange"; "a tart remark"
  3. a small open pie with a fruit filling
  4. tasting sour like a lemon
  5. a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
Clue Database Last Updated: 17/09/2019 9:00am

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Amino, for one
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Apartment
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Apt to trick
Arch
Area with group of police in charge that's ill-natured
Argus-eyed
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Artful
Ascorbic ___
Aspirin, e.g.
Astringent
Astute
Attentive
… Boatman on, say, tea and a pastry
Backstairs
Bakery buy
Bakery product
Barbed
Barbed, in a way
Base's opposite
Battery contents
Battery fluid
Battery liquid
Big test
Bill gets free bitter
Bit of Weather Channel ne
Biting
Biting - pastry
Biting account run by papers
Biting pie
Bitter
Bitter cold in desert
Bitter in taste - harsh in tone
Bitter sour? That's about right
Bitter, pungent
Bitterly pungent
Black stuff found on top of Turkish dessert
Blowout result
Boric ___
Boring, with no relief
Breakdown cause
Bright-eyed and bushy-tai
Bring in a number to help - sharpish!
Burn cause
Bushy-tailed?
Caffeinated?
Cagy
Canny
Canny, astute
Canny, like someone learning to finish early
Canny, mean-spirited woman and daughter
Carbolic ___
Cause of much bellyaching
Causing a pucker
Caustic
Charlie's bar is bright!
Citric ___
Clear, to a photographer
Clever bit: wife's seen through it
Clever, like pupil missing English at last
Conservative Party makes U-turn, being smart
Cool-looking
Corrosive liquid
Corrosive substance
Crafty
Critical
Critical, serious
Cry “willing”!
Cunning
Cunning manipulation of statue
Cunning Sally shows only occasionally
Cunning, deceitful
Cutting
Cutting pastry
Cyclist's problem
Deeply irritating
Designing
Dessert for one
Detectives tucked into excellent cold tart
Devious
Discerning
Disingenuous
Done with a wink
Done with a wink, maybe
Driver's headache
Drug found in a police department
Drug user represented by a police chief
Eager
Eager, enthusiastic
Eager; wail in grief
Eating stuff
Enthusiastic
Etcher's fluid
Etcher's need
Etching liquid
Even - pitched too low
Extremely sharp
Eye-stinging
Fancy
Fancy — disheartened squirrels trapped in their nest
Fancy, as clothes
Fine-edged
Firm to pay for copper
First and third of colours always bright
Fizzless
Fizzless, as a Coke
Fizzless, as a soft drink
Floozy
Formal
Foxlike
Foxy
Fruity pastry
Furtive
Grave
Guileful
Gung-ho
Having hardheaded intelligence
He's had a Rocky career
Heads up
Heads-up
Highly intelligent
Holding steady
Honed
Hot to trot
Hugger-mugger
Hydrochloric ___
Hydrofluoric ___
Ingenious
Ingenious key comes with operating handle
Insidious
Insightful
Inspiration for Hunter S.
Intellectually active
Intelligent
Intelligent third party suffering reverse
Intense
Intense lamentation for the dead
Intent to show one’s grief
It has a low pH
It may be red
It needs some inflation
It provides proof of ace group of detectives attending sports event
It was dropped in the '60
It was dropped in the 60'
It's high when it's red
It's never right
Itching (to)
Jack may be needed to fix this note
Kansaslike
Keen
Kind of dog
Kind of indigestion
Kind of rain
Kind of rock
Kind of test or rain
Kind of wit or test
Knowing when to find time in day
Knowledge about energy making you enthusiastic
Lament loudly
Lap dog
Large, obese all round: the result of a blow-out?
Lemon juice, e.g.
Lemony
Lemony, e.g.
Less than 90
Less than 90 degrees
Less than right
Less than right?
Level
Life-threatening
Like a 45
Like a fox
Like a good guard
Like a Granny Smith apple
Like a pancake
Like a pancake?
Like a sloe
Like a three-card monte p
Like an eagle's vision
Like Argus
Like bons mots
Like crab apples
Like cranberries
Like crossword solvers
Like dogbane juice
Like earnings in some rep
Like enthusiast to some extent
Like gastric juice
Like good guards
Like lemonade sans sugar
Like Reynard
Like some accents
Like some apples
Like some digs
Like some French accents
Like some glances
Like some grins
Like some little heads
Like some rates
Like some triangles
Like some winks
Like sour grapes
Like the tops of dunce ca
Like the world to pre-Col
Like the world, to the an
Like thick smoke
Like vinaigrette
Like Wile E. Coyote
Liking to wear fancy or formal clothes
Lip-puckering
Listening
Little pastry
LSD
Mentally sharp
Minipie
Mischievous goddess keeps copper keen
Mordant
More than sarcastic
Motorist's woe
Napoleon relative
Napoleon's cousin
Nasty
Neato
Needing to get keyed up?
Needing tuning, maybe
Nice, as clothes
Nifty
Nimble-minded
Nose-burning
Not basic
Not born yesterday
Not casual
Not chronic
Not easily misled
Not easily tricked
Not hilly
Not nodding
Not out of it
Not-to-be-trusted
Notify
Notify of danger
Observant
Obtuse's opposite
Off-key, in a way
Off-pitch
On one's toes
On the ball
On the dot
On the map
On the qui vive
On the ___ (furtively)
One king with pen that's sharp
One way to be turned down
One way to fall
Open-eyed
Ornate
Parietal cell secretion
Part of a knave's loot, i
Paying attention
Penetrating
Perceptive
Perceptive, like trade union leaders in the eighties
Perspicacious
Piercing
Pitched too low
Pressing
Pucker-producing
Punctured
Pungent
Pungent-smelling
Quick
Quick to understand
Quite sharp
Raspberry ___
Razor-sharp
Ready
Ready for anything
Ready to jump, perhaps
Ready to react, perhaps
Red ash
Red flag
Red flag, e.g.
Requiring a tie
Rocky, really
Roguish
Run out of caustic chemical
Savvy
Scheming
Sculpted statue - that's clever!
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Serious reduction in hospital department
Severe
Severe laceration seen in hospital department
Severe reduction in A & E
Sharp - acid
Sharp - biting
Sharp - express grief
Sharp American spies returned to protect detectives
Sharp and tart? That's about right
Sharp as a tack
Sharp as Old King Cole in the end
Sharp Conservative stopping benefit
Sharp, acidic
Sharp, forthright
Sharp-tasting
Sharp-tongued
Sharp; pastry
Sharply focused
Shrewd
Shrewd like trustee, every now and then
Shrewd, perceptive
Siren
Slick
Slippery
Sluggish car going from 1 to 50?
Small pastry
Small pie
Smart
Smart Conservative crank?
Smart person that's second in Paris occupying fantastic seat
Sneaking
Sneaky
Snippy
Some make enquiries, full of enthusiasm
Something corrosive in a police department
Sour
Sour - acid
Sour - vitriolic
Sour in taste
Sour or bitter
Sour-tasting
Stallone's nickname
Stallone, to pals
Statue's awful cute
Stealthy
Still no place for tart
Stinging
Stomach botherer
Stone of rock
Stops losing time over middle of day? That's smart
Street-smart
Strong and sharp
Stylish
Stylish, clean and young
Surreptitious
Target of milk of magnesi
Tart
Tart detailed swinging first of ill-advised punches
The "A" in DNA
Timothy Leary dropped it
Tip off
Tire mishap
Tongue-curling
Tornado siren, e.g.
Trenchant
Tricky
Unchanged
Underhanded
Unexciting
Unexciting accommodation
Unlike base with a forensic force in charge
Unpleasantly bitter
Unpleasantly pungent
Urgent
Using trickery
Very perceptive
Very sensitive
Very stylish
Vicious
Vigilant
Vigilantly attentive
Vinegar, for one
Vinegary
Vulpine
Wail like a banshee
Wakeful
Warn
Warn a swimmer finally coming into contact with net?
Warn distant relative over display
Warning
Warning from jobcentre lady when coming back
Warning of danger
Warning: American service of poor quality after Republican's put in
Warning: beer leads to recall trouble
Watchful
Wearing stylish clothing
Weaselly
Well-tuned
Where one may reside even?
Whistle, for one
Whistle, maybe
Wide-awake
Wide-eyed
Wily
Wily like ancient king, leader in Egypt
Wily little long-nosed animal digging primarily
Winking, maybe
With ears pricked
With it
Witty
Woman's shoe
Word often preceded by a
Word with rock or rain
Worldly-wise
Yellow ___
You won't go far with this sort of note
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