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Meaning of “have a sharp tongue” in the English Dictionary

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have a sharp tongue

(also be sharp-tongued) to be someone who often ​criticizes and ​speaks in a ​severe way: Jane has a sharp ​tongue, so be ​warned.
(Definition of have a sharp tongue from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “have a sharp tongue”
in Chinese (Simplified) 说话尖刻,有一张刀子嘴…
in Chinese (Traditional) 說話尖刻,有一張刀子嘴…
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