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caustic

adjective   /ˈkɔː.stɪk/
A caustic chemical burns or destroys things, especially anything made of living cells. cáustico a caustic substance1278
A caustic remark or way of speaking is hurtful, critical, or intentionally unkind. cáustico caustic comments She’s famous in the office for her caustic wit.1031
caustically adverb   /ˈkɔː.stɪ.kəl.i/
(Definition of caustic from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

caustic

adjective /ˈkoːstik/
burning by chemical action cáustico caustic soda.
(of remarks) bitter or sarcastic cáustico, mordaz caustic comments.
caustically adverb
mordazmente He remarked caustically that I should have been better prepared.
(Definition of caustic from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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