Definition of Vitriolic

1. Adjective. Harsh or corrosive in tone. "A vitriolic critique"




2. Adjective. Of a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action.
Exact synonyms: Caustic, Corrosive, Erosive, Mordant
Similar to: Destructive
Derivative terms: Caustic, Corrode, Corrode, Corrosive, Erode, Mordant, Vitriol

Definition of Vitriolic

1. a. Of or pertaining to vitriol; derived from, or resembling, vitriol; vitriolous; as, a vitriolic taste. Cf. Vitriol.

2. a. Of or pertaining to vitriol; derived from, or resembling, vitriol; vitriolous; as, a vitriolic taste. Cf. Vitriol.

Definition of Vitriolic

1. Adjective. of, derived from, or similar to a vitriol ¹

2. Adjective. bitterly scathing; caustic: vitriolic criticism ¹

3. Adjective. (chemistry) : Of or pertaining to vitriol; derived from, or resembling, vitriol; vitriolous; as, a vitriolic taste. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Vitriolic

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Vitriolic

1. Of or pertaining to vitriol; derived from, or resembling, vitriol; vitriolous; as, a vitriolic taste. Cf. Vitriol. Vitriolic acid, sulphuric acid. See Vitriol . Origin: Cf. F. Vitriolique. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Vitriolic

vitrify
vitrifying
vitrina
vitrine
vitrines
vitrinite
vitrinites
vitrinitic
vitriol
vitriol of Mars
vitriolate
vitriolated
vitriolates
vitriolation
vitrioled
vitriolic (current term)
vitriolic acid air
vitriolically
vitriolick
vitrioling
vitriolisation
vitriolizable
vitriolization
vitriolize
vitriolized
vitriolizes
vitriolizing
vitriolled
vitriolling
vitriolous

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