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vitriolize

[ vi-tree-uh-lahyz ]
/ 藞v瑟 tri 蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with object), vit路ri路ol路ized, vit路ri路ol路iz路ing.
to treat with or change into vitriol.
to injure or burn with sulfuric acid.
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Also especially British, vit路ri路ol路ise .

Origin of vitriolize

First recorded in 1685鈥95; vitriol + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM vitriolize

vit路ri路ol路i路za路tion, nounun路vit路ri路ol路ized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for vitriolize

vitriolize

vitriolise

/ (藞v瑟tr瑟蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb (tr)
to convert into or treat with vitriol
to burn or injure with vitriol

Derived forms of vitriolize

vitriolization or vitriolisation, noun
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