Definition of vitriolic in English:

vitriolic

Syllabification: vit·ri·ol·ic
Pronunciation: /ˌvitrēˈälik
 
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adjective

Derivatives

vitriolically

adverb
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  • Green's arrogant belief that he has been dragged down by his environment and peers leads him to vitriolically reject the class he was born into.
  • The only problem I have with this vitriolically elegant production is its speed: this brittle, precise text mustn't be rushed.
  • His writing is lethally sharp and vitriolically funny: the jagged aggressiveness of American speech moulded almost into poetry.

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