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  Definition of blistering
  1. the formation of vesicles
  2. marked by harshly abusive criticism; "his scathing remarks about silly lady novelists"; "her vituperative railing"
  3. very fast; "a blistering pace"; "got off to a hot start"; "in hot pursuit"; "a red-hot line drive"
  4. hot enough to raise (or as if to raise) blisters; "blistering sun"
  5. harsh or corrosive in tone; "an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"; "a barrage of acid comments"; "her acrid remarks make her many enemies"; "bitter words"; "blistering criticism"; "caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts
Similar Words: vesiculation, vesication, scathing, scalding, vituperative, hot, red-hot, blistery, acerb, acerbic, acid, acrid, bitter, caustic, sulfurous, sulphurous, venomous, virulent, vitriolic

 

Derivational Morphology: blister, vesicate, vesiculate

 

 
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