Usage examples for vitriolic

  1. In the House, too, was Stevens, who soon gained prominence by a certain vitriolic force which was in him, and these three men labored unceasingly for the defeat of the South- indeed, for more than its defeat- for payment, to the last drop, for the sins it had committed. – American Men of Action by Burton E. Stevenson
  2. I don't remember ever reading anything quite so vitriolic – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan