acrid

acrid [ AK-rid ] [ adjective ]
MEANING : 
1. bitterly pungent, irritating or stinging to inhale or taste
2. caustic, bitter or acrimonious
USAGE EXAMPLE 
1 : The detergent has an acrid smell.
USAGE EXAMPLE 
2 : Another eyewitness David Buik, who was watching the blaze from his offices in Canary Wharf, said the fire was producing acrid smoke.

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