poignant

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Adjective[change]

Positive
poignant

Comparative
none

Superlative
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  1. If something is poignant, it gives you sadness and regret.
    Our walk through the graveyard was a poignant reminder of life's shortness.
  2. If something says something poignant, it is sharp, surprising, and accurate.
    His poignant remark ended the argument.