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scathing

adjective
 
 
/ˈskeɪðɪŋ/
criticizing something very strongly: He was scathing about the report.Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputationCritical and uncomplimentary
Translations of “scathing”
in Spanish mordaz, incisivo, duro…
in French cinglant…
in German vernichtend…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴厲批評的,尖刻斥責的…
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…
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