Definition of SHARP

  1. (noun)a musical notation indicating one half step higher than the note named
  2. (noun)a long thin sewing needle with a sharp point
  3. (adj)keenly and painfully felt; as if caused by a sharp edge or point
  4. (adj)having or made by a thin edge or sharp point; suitable for cutting or piercing
  5. (adj)(of a musical note) raised in pitch by one chromatic semitone
  6. (adj)(of something seen or heard) clearly defined
  7. (adj)ending in a sharp point
  8. (adj)having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
  9. (adj)marked by practical hardheaded intelligence
  10. (adj)harsh
  11. (adj)having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones
  12. (adj)dangerously steep
  13. (adj)very sudden and in great amount or degree
  14. (adj)quick and forceful
  15. (adv)changing suddenly in direction and degree