Definition of Vitriolic
(chemistry, dated) Of or pertaining to vitriol; derived from or resembling vitriol; vitriolous. | (figuratively) Bitterly scathing, caustic.
Short Example Sentences for Vitriolic
- 1. A moment later Abel Dorales, mouthing low and vitriolic curses, joined them. 🔊
How to use Vitriolic in Sentences?
- 1. War as mere war deserves all the vitriolic epithets which have been heaped upon it. 🔊
- 2. In another experiment of the same kind, I used the vitriolic acid with the same event. 🔊
- 3. That which is made with the vitriolic acid, may be condensed into crystals similar in all respects to epsom-salt. 🔊
- 4. It has, however, now lost that vitriolic quality which made it so scorching and offensively personal. 🔊
- 5. Whenever a sneering, vitriolic sound is heard, you may be sure that it emanates from the copperhead element. 🔊
- 6. That such substances can be resolved into vitriolic acid and calcarious earth, and can be again composed by joining these two ingredients together. 🔊
- 7. These vitriolic layers actively denied, will fuse and disappear in the stream of gentle, tolerant sympathy which is love. 🔊
- 8. She treated him only as a dear friend; but she loved to hear his vitriolic anathemas on government, the aristocracy, and theology. 🔊
- 9. His face was darkly flushed and he panted heavily and now and then flung vitriolic instructions to the Siwash inside the craft. 🔊
- 10. The dependence of the United States upon the Allies for equipment and munitions does not deserve the vitriolic anathemas of certain critics. 🔊