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Meaning of “scathing” - Learner’s Dictionary

scathing

adjective     /ˈskeɪðɪŋ/
criticizing something very strongly: He was scathing about the report.Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputationCritical and uncomplimentary
Translations of “scathing”
in Vietnamese nghiêm khắc…
in Spanish mordaz, incisivo, duro…
in Thai เจ็บแสบ…
in Malaysian pedas…
in French cinglant…
in German vernichtend…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴厲批評的,尖刻斥責的…
in Indonesian menyakiti hati…
in Russian едкий, уничтожающий…
in Turkish sert, kırıcı, iğneleyici…
in Chinese (Simplified) 严厉批评的,尖刻斥责的…
in Polish krytyczny, zjadliwy…
(Definition of scathing from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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