Definitions for blistering

Definitions for (noun) blistering

Main entry: vesication, vesiculation, blistering

Definition: the formation of vesicles in or beneath the skin

Definitions for (adj) blistering

Main entry: red-hot, hot, blistering

Definition: very fast; capable of quick response and great speed

Usage: a hot sports car; a blistering pace; got off to a hot start; in hot pursuit; a red-hot line drive

Main entry: blistering, blistery

Definition: hot enough to raise (or as if to raise) blisters

Usage: blistering sun

Main entry: sulfurous, sulphurous, caustic, blistering, bitter, acerb, acerbic, acid, acrid, virulent, vitriolic

Definition: harsh or corrosive in tone

Usage: an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose; a barrage of acid comments; her acrid remarks make her many enemies; bitter words; blistering criticism; caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics; a sulfurous denunciation; a vitriolic critique

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