Harshly speaking

trenchant
(adj)
TRENCH-ǝnt
Meaning

(of language) forceful and vigorous; cutting

1st Sample Sentence

You have a very trenchant way of expressing yourself.

Root

truncare (to cut or lop off) (Latin)

Synonyms

abrasive, caustic, sardonic, trenchant, vitriolic, vituperative

Mnemonics

TRENCH means to CUT So TRENCHANT-->CUTTING OR SHARP insight When you chant it is to be very strong, clear and effective

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