acuate

acuate

[ak-yoo-it, -eyt]
adjective
sharpened; pointed.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English < Latin acu(s) needle (cf. acicula, acute) + -ate1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To acuate
Related Searches
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;