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Spanish translation of “caustic”

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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