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pungentadjective

uk   us   /ˈpʌn.dʒənt/
A pungent smell or taste is very strong, sometimes unpleasantly strong: the pungent whiff of a goat I sat down to a cup of wonderfully pungent Turkish coffee. literary Pungent speech or writing is very strongly felt: pungent criticism/commentary
pungency
noun [U] uk   us   /-dʒən.si/
The cheeses vary in pungency.
pungently
adverb uk   us   /-li/
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