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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A characteristic making for hardship.

Usage examples (34)
  • Noun, : The cause of her anger did not warrant such asperity. ,the asperities of polar weather
  • A wide commerce, while it had insensibly softened the asperities of
  • What rounded off his natural asperities, and moulded up his virtues?
  • They can soften sectional asperities and bring honorable compromises. for more
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