Meaning of “vitriol” in the English Dictionary

"vitriol" in British English

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vitriolnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈvɪt.ri.əl/ us /ˈvɪt.ri.əl/
vitriolic
adjective uk /ˌvɪt.riˈɒl.ɪk/ us /ˌvɪt.riˈɑː.lɪk/

vitriolically
adverb uk /ˌvɪt.riˈɒl.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /ˌvɪt.riˈɑː.lɪ.kəl.i/

(Definition of “vitriol” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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