Definition of scathing in English:

scathing

Line breaks: scath¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈskeɪðɪŋ
 
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adjective

Derivatives

scathingly

adverb
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  • Officials have scathingly dismissed the notion that more money will solve Africa's problems as ‘old thinking’.
  • Later, he scathingly recalled the reluctance of friends to comment on his book because Moscow had not made its position known.
  • Recently she wrote scathingly about people putting themselves at needless risk, causing responsible, hard-working and caring individuals to put their lives in danger in an effort to rescue them.

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