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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Vitriolic(0.01212 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Vitriolic.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: harsh or corrosive in tone; “an acerbic tone piercing
otherwise flowery prose”; “a barrage of acid
comments”; “her acrid remarks make her many enemies”;
“bitter words”; “blistering criticism”; “caustic jokes
about political assassination, talk-show hosts and
medical ethics”; “a sulfurous denunciation” [syn: acerb,
acerbic, acid, acrid, bitter, blistering, caustic,
sulfurous, sulphurous, venomous, virulent]
2: of a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of
destroying or eating away by chemical action [syn: caustic,
English → English (gcide)
Vitriolic \Vit`ri*ol"ic\, a. [Cf. F. vitriolique.]
1. (Chem.) Of or pertaining to vitriol; derived from, or
resembling, vitriol; vitriolous; as, a vitriolic taste.
2. Biting, bitter or caustic; having or expressing strong and
unpleasantly negative feelings; -- of speech or feelings;
the vitriolic denunciations of opponents by partisan
Vitriolic acid (Old Chem.),
(a) sulphuric acid. See Vitriol
(b) . [Colloq.]