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Interest rates have fallen sharply over the last few weeks.
The government has been sharply criticized for human rights violations.
In this photograph, the figures are more sharply defined.
The economic situation in the north contrasts sharply with that in the south.
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of sharply from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.