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  Definition of caustic
  1. any chemical substance that burns or destroys living tissue
  2. of a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action
  3. 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: corrosive, erosive, vitriolic, acerb, acerbic, acid, acrid, bitter, blistering, sulfurous, sulphurous, venomous, virulent

 

Hyponyms: lye, silver nitrate

 

Anagrams: Atticus, casuist

 

 
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