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scathing

adjective /ˈskeiðiŋ/
cruel, bitter, or hurtful
mordaz, incisivo, duro
scathing comments He was very scathing about her book.
scathingly adverb
mordazmente, incisivamente, duramente
Translations of “scathing”
in Vietnamese nghiêm khắc…
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 Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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