Vitriolic


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Vitriolic

  • (adj) filled with bitter criticism or malice; “he launched a vitriolic attack on the government”

Vitriolic meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • कटु, तीखा,  सख़्त, अति कटु भाषण

Vitriolic Origin

  • 1660-70; vitriol + -ic

Vitriolic in a sentence (word usage from recent newspaper)

  • Trumps vitriolic, hate-filled rhetoric is scary.
  • Group condemns vitriolic attack on NAPIMS boss.
  • Mr. Trump’s most vitriolic statements have targeted minorities including Muslims, Mexicans, women and the LGBT community.
  • Some BJP leaders also believe Sidhu would not mount any vitriolic attack on BJP in the cut and thrust of the electoral battle of Punjab assembly.
  • From questioning his educational qualifications to sending vitriolic tweets, the CM has not missed an opportunity to target Modi.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of vitriolic

  • VITRIOL = another name for sulphuric acid (H2SO4) which is bitter, caustic and harsh.

Vitriolic Pronunciation


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