Just Vocabulary

Jan Folmer

Audio Vocabulary Lessons for ESL students

JV585 (Pungent and Stolid)

January 12th, 2011

Episode 8 of 10 episodes

PUNGENT (adjective) 1. strong and sharp in taste or smell; 2. strong and biting in expression 2. Affecting the organs of taste or smell with a sharp acrid sensation. a. Penetrating, biting, or caustic: pungent satire. b. To the point; sharp: pungent talks during which the major issues were confronted. Synonyms: bitter, tangy, tart, biting, [...]