aguçado

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Aguçar (to sharpen) +‎ -ado (-ed).

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Adjective[edit]

aguçado m (feminine singular aguçada, masculine plural aguçados, feminine plural aguçadas, comparable)

  1. sharp (able to cut easily)
    Faca aguçada.Sharp knife.
    Synonyms: afiado, agudo, amolado
    Antonyms: boto, cego, embotado, rombo, rombudo
  2. sharp (able to pierce easily)
    Lápis aguçado.Sharp pencil.
    Synonym: apontado
  3. (figuratively, of a sense) acute
    Audição aguçada.Acute hearing.
    Synonym: apurado
  4. (figuratively) argute; shrewd
    Mente aguçada.Shrewd mind.

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Verb[edit]

aguçado (feminine singular aguçada, masculine plural aguçados, feminine plural aguçadas)

  1. masculine singular past participle of aguçar