follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

hypercriticism

[hahy-per-krit-uh-siz-uh m] /ˌhaɪ pərˈkrɪt əˌsɪz əm/
noun
1.
criticism that is carping or unduly harsh.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; hyper- + criticism
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for hypercriticism

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for hypercriticism

0
30
Scrabble Words With Friends