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Definition of 'sharply'

Adverb

  1. in an aggressive manner; "she was being sharply questioned"
       Synonyms: aggressively
  2. in a well delineated manner; "the new style of Minoan pottery was sharply defined"
       Synonyms: crisply
  3. changing suddenly in direction and degree; "the road twists sharply after the light"; "turn sharp left here"; "the visor was acutely peaked"; "her shoes had acutely pointed toes"
       Synonyms: sharp acutely
  4. very suddenly and to a great degree; "conditions that precipitously increase the birthrate"; "prices rose sharply"
       Synonyms: precipitously


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