Synonyms for Vitriolic:
acerbic, burning, caustic, sharp, scathing.
bitter, cutting, corrosive.
n.blue, obscene, foul-mouthed, X-rated, dirty, ripe, crude, abusive. cutting, scathing, mordacious, stinging, slashing, attack, truculent, respect, sharp, trenchant. •biting (noun)
burning, sharp, sarcastic.
corrosive, acerbic, destructive, erosive, virulent, bitter, sulfurous, acid, sulphurous, unpleasant, acerb, venomous, blistering, acrid, caustic.
crude, obscene, blue, dirty, ripe, X-rated, stinging, mordacious, foul-mouthed. cutting, slashing, scathing. truculent, trenchant. sharp. •Other relevant words:
sarcastic, blue, scathing, sharp, X-rated, foul-mouthed, slashing, burning, stinging, trenchant, abusive, truculent, mordacious, cutting, obscene.
Usage examples for vitriolic
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