scathingly [{{t}}'skeɪðɪŋlɪ]
(retort, criticize) de manière cinglante;
she refers to him scathingly as "the toad" elle l'appelle méchamment "le crapaud"

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  • scathingly — adv. Scathingly is used with these verbs: ↑retort …   Collocations dictionary

  • scathingly — scathing ► ADJECTIVE ▪ witheringly scornful; severely critical. DERIVATIVES scathingly adverb. ORIGIN from obsolete scathe harm, injure , from Old Norse …   English terms dictionary

  • scathingly — adverb in a scathing and unsparing manner (Freq. 1) she criticized him scathingly • Syn: ↑unsparingly • Derived from adjective: ↑unsparing (for: ↑unsparingly), ↑sc …   Useful english dictionary

  • scathingly — adverb see scathing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • scathingly — See scathing. * * * …   Universalium

  • scathingly — adverb In a scathing manner …   Wiktionary

  • scathingly — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. viciously, cruelly, shrilly; see angrily , brutally …   English dictionary for students

  • scathingly — adv. injuriously, in a manner that causes damage; harshly, severely, sharply …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scathingly — scath·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • scathingly — See: scathing …   English dictionary

  • scathing — scathingly, adv. /skay dhing/, adj. 1. bitterly severe, as a remark: a scathing review of the play. 2. harmful, injurious, or searing. [1785 95; SCATHE + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

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