Webster 1913 Edition
To sharpen; to make pungent; to quicken.
[Obs.]“[To] acuate the blood.”
Webster 1828 Edition
To sharpen; to make pungent, or corrosive. [Little used.]
acuate (comparative more acuate, superlative most acuate)
- Sharpened; sharp-pointed.
acuate (third-person singular simple present acuates, present participle acuating, simple past and past participle acuated)