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Definition of Pungent


  1. Causing a sharp sensation, as of the taste, smell, or feelings; pricking; biting; acrid; as, a pungent spice.
  2. Sharply painful; penetrating; poignant; severe; caustic; stinging.
  3. Prickly-pointed; hard and sharp.
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Pungent Translations

pungent in German is scharf, stechend
pungent in Swedish is skarp, amper