English adverb: sharply
|1.||sharply in an aggressive manner|
|Samples||She was being sharply questioned.|
|2.||sharply in a well delineated manner|
|Samples||The new style of Minoan pottery was sharply defined.|
|3.||sharply changing suddenly in direction and degree|
|Samples||The road twists sharply after the light.|
Turn sharp left here.
The visor was acutely peaked.
Her shoes had acutely pointed toes.
|4.||sharply very suddenly and to a great degree|
|Samples||Conditions that precipitously increase the birthrate.|
Prices rose sharply.