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(adj) sour or bitter in taste; (n) acerbity. Origin: L acer, sharp Rudra was hurt by Sumit's acerbity. In a hurt voice, he said, "I never thought you were actually so jealous of me, Sumit. I just used to laugh your comparisons off. If you are bent on believing that mama loves me more, then keep doing so. I cannot do anything about it." Sumit replied with even more acerbic words: "And why would you do anything, indeed? You will be feeling delighted right now seeing me make a fool of myself by shouting like this while you remain the calm and composed elder brother., the poor elder brother who is a victim of his own younger brother's accusations. I am right, am I not, my dear poor elder brother?"

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