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-tongued

suffix uk   us   /-tʌŋd/
used to form adjectives that describe the way someone uses words to express their ideas and feelings: Coleman plays the part of the sharp-tongued (= severe and critical) lawyer. He was younger than her, in his forties, and had a silver-tongued charm (= said charming things).
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