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vi·tu·per·a·tive

 (vī-to͞o′pər-ə-tĭv, -tyo͞o′-, -pə-rā′-, vĭ-)
adj.
Using, containing, or marked by harshly critical or irate language.

vi·tu′per·a·tive·ly adv.
vi·tu′per·a·tive·ness n.

vi•tu•per•a•tive

(vaɪˈtu pər ə tɪv, -pəˌreɪ tɪv, -ˈtyu-, vɪ-)

adj.
given to, characterized by, or of the nature of vituperation.
[1720–30]
vi•tu′per•a•tive•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.vituperative - marked by harshly abusive criticismvituperative - marked by harshly abusive criticism; "his scathing remarks about silly lady novelists"; "her vituperative railing"
critical - marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws; "a critical attitude"

vituperative

vituperative

adjective
Of, relating to, or characterized by verbal abuse:
Translations
dadlendeklandrendekritiserendelastendeskjellende
/potępiający/

vituperative

[vɪˈtjuːpərətɪv] ADJ (frm) → injurioso

vituperative

adj (form) languageschmähend (geh); criticism, remark, attack, abusebeißend; personscharfzüngig; vituperative speechSchmährede f

vituperative

[vɪˈtjuːprətɪv] adj (frm) (person) → offensivo/a; (speech) → ingiurioso/a
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LaHood, in a review for World Literature Today, called the voice of the widow, "at its worst," one of "shrill despair and vituperativeness" (95).
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