HyperDic: scathing

English > 1 sense of the word scathing:
ADJECTIVEallscathing, vituperativemarked by harshly abusive criticism
scathing > pronunciation
Soundsskey'dhihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > scathing: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningmarked by harshly abusive criticism.
Example"his scathing remarks about silly lady novelists"
Synonymvituperative
Broadercriticalmarked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws
Spanishvituperioso
Adverbsscathinglyin a scathing and unsparing manner

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