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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Harsh, extreme, mean.

Usage examples (38)
  • Following a dismal performance, Valentino received a scathing review in the newspaper.
  • His scathing remarks about silly lady novelists
  • But in short, scathing words and significant change of metre he reverses the picture to show his view of it, when, in the companion song of
  • He replied in terms scathing as they were indignant. for more
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