Synonyms of astringent in English:

astringent


See definition of astringent

adjective

1‘the lotion has a mildly astringent effect on open pores’

SYNONYMS
constricting, contracting, constrictive, constringent, styptic

2‘her godmother's astringent words had the desired effect’

SYNONYMS
severe, sharp, stern, harsh, rough, acerbic, austere, caustic, mordant, trenchant
sarcastic, sardonic, scathing, cutting, incisive, penetrating, piercing, stinging, searing
wounding, hurtful, unkind, cruel, spiteful, waspish, poisonous, vicious
North American acerb
informal bitchy, catty
British informal sarky
North American informal snarky
rare acidulous, mordacious