VCR Lesson 8 Presentation
Fill in the blank with the appropriate word:
Lesson 8 Word #4
- Bitter, sharp animosity, especially in behavior or speech.
Other commons forms: acrimonious (adj.)
Root of Acrimony
L. acerbo, acerbare, acerbavi, acerbatum "to make sour"
L. acerbus "bitter", "sour", or "harsh"
Choose the correct letter of the sentence where the word "acrimony" is used incorrectly.
B) The acrimony between the two people forced the officer to separate them.
C) The parents enjoyed an acrimonious time with their well-behaved children at the park.
D) The acrimony of the football game was obvious to any person watching the rivalry game.