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blistering

adjective     /ˈblɪstərɪŋ/
CRITICISM using very strong criticism: a blistering attack Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
HEAT extremely hot: blistering sunshineHot and heatSultriness and humidity
SPEED extremely fast: The economy has grown at a blistering pace.Fast and rapidShort in time
Translations of “blistering”
in Chinese (Traditional) 熱, 極熱的…
in Russian гневный, разъяренный, обжигающий…
in Turkish sivri dilli, öfkeli, zehir zemberek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 热, 极热的…
in Polish zaciekły, piekący, błyskawiczny…
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