Sharp Meaning in Spanish

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Sharp sostenido
Definition & Synonyms
• Sharp Definition & Meaning
  1. (v. t.) To raise above the proper pitch; to elevate the tone of; especially, to raise a half step, or semitone, above the natural tone.
  2. (superl.) Steep; precipitous; abrupt; as, a sharp ascent or descent; a sharp turn or curve.
  3. (v. t.) To sharpen.
  4. (superl.) Cutting in language or import; biting; sarcastic; cruel; harsh; rigorous; severe; as, a sharp rebuke.
  5. (n.) A sharp tone or note.
  6. (superl.) So high as to be out of tune, or above true pitch; as, the tone is sharp; that instrument is sharp. Opposed in all these senses to flat.
  7. (n.) A sharp tool or weapon.
  8. (n.) The character [/] used to indicate that the note before which it is placed is to be raised a half step, or semitone, in pitch.
  9. (superl.) Composed of hard, angular grains; gritty; as, sharp sand.
  10. (superl.) Eager in pursuit; keen in quest; impatient for gratification; keen; as, a sharp appetite.
  11. (adv.) To a point or edge; piercingly; eagerly; sharply.
  12. (superl.) Very trying to the feelings; piercing; keen; severe; painful; distressing; as, sharp pain, weather; a sharp and frosty air.
  13. (superl.) High in pitch; acute; as, a sharp note or tone.
  14. (n.) Same as Middlings, 1.
  15. (superl.) Fierce; ardent; fiery; violent; impetuous.
  16. (superl.) Raised a semitone in pitch; as, C sharp (C/), which is a half step, or semitone, higher than C.
  17. (superl.) Having a very thin edge or fine point; of a nature to cut or pierce easily; not blunt or dull; keen.
  18. (superl.) Of keen perception; quick to discern or distinguish; having nice discrimination; acute; penetrating; sagacious; clever; as, a sharp eye; sharp sight, hearing, or judgment.
  19. (superl.) Terminating in a point or edge; not obtuse or rounded; somewhat pointed or edged; peaked or ridged; as, a sharp hill; sharp features.
  20. (v. i.) To play tricks in bargaining; to act the sharper.
  21. (superl.) Keenly or unduly attentive to ones own interest; close and exact in dealing; shrewd; as, a sharp dealer; a sharp customer.
  22. (v. i.) To sing above the proper pitch.
  23. (adv.) Precisely; exactly; as, we shall start at ten oclock sharp.
  24. (n.) An expert.
  25. (superl.) Uttered in a whisper, or with the breath alone, without voice, as certain consonants, such as p, k, t, f; surd; nonvocal; aspirated.
  26. (n.) A sewing needle having a very slender point; a needle of the most pointed of the three grades, blunts, betweens, and sharps.
  27. (n.) A portion of a stream where the water runs very rapidly.
  28. (superl.) Affecting the sense as if pointed or cutting, keen, penetrating, acute: to the taste or smell, pungent, acid, sour, as ammonia has a sharp taste and odor; to the hearing, piercing, shrill, as a sharp sound or voice; to the eye, instantaneously brilliant, dazzling, as a sharp flash.

• Sharp-cut Definition & Meaning
  1. (a.) Cut sharply or definitely, or so as to make a clear, well-defined impression, as the lines of an engraved plate, and the like; clear-cut; hence, having great distinctness; well-defined; clear.

• Sharp-set Definition & Meaning
  1. (a.) Eager in appetite or desire of gratification; affected by keen hunger; ravenous; as, an eagle or a lion sharp-set.

• Sharp-sighted Definition & Meaning
  1. (a.) Having quick or acute sight; -- used literally and figuratively.

• Sharp-witted Definition & Meaning
  1. (a.) Having an acute or nicely discerning mind.

• Sharped Definition & Meaning
  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Sharp

• Sharpen Definition & Meaning
  1. (a.) To raise, as a sound, by means of a sharp; to apply a sharp to.
  2. (a.) To make sharp.
  3. (a.) To make more eager; as, to sharpen mens desires.
  4. (a.) To render more shrill or piercing.
  5. (v. i.) To grow or become sharp.
  6. (a.) To render more quick or acute in perception; to make more ready or ingenious.
  7. (a.) To make biting, sarcastic, or severe.
  8. (a.) To make more tart or acid; to make sour; as, the rays of the sun sharpen vinegar.
  9. (a.) To give a keen edge or fine point to; to make sharper; as, to sharpen an ax, or the teeth of a saw.
  10. (a.) To make more pungent and intense; as, to sharpen a pain or disease.

• Sharpening Definition & Meaning
  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Sharpen

• Sharper Definition & Meaning
  1. (n.) A person who bargains closely, especially, one who cheats in bargains; a swinder; also, a cheating gamester.

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