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scathing

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  • adjnasty, critical in remarks
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Synonyms for scathing

adj nasty, critical in remarks
  • biting
  • caustic
  • harsh
  • mordant
  • sarcastic
  • scorching
  • searing
  • trenchant
  • withering
  • belittling
  • brutal
  • burning
  • cruel
  • cutting
  • mordacious
  • salty
  • scornful
  • severe
  • sulphurous

Antonyms for scathing

  • calm
  • gentle
  • kind
  • mild
  • nice
  • generous
  • praising
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to scathing

abusive

adjective. exhibiting unkind behavior or words

biting

adjective. sarcastic

carping

adjective. complaining

caustic

adjective. sarcastic

cutting

adjective. nasty, hateful

incisive

adjective. sarcastic
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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