vitriolises

vitriolize

[vi-tree-uh-lahyz]
verb (used with object), vitriolized, vitriolizing.
1.
to treat with or change into vitriol.
2.
to injure or burn with sulfuric acid.
Also, especially British, vitriolise.


Origin:
1685–95; vitriol + -ize

vitriolization, noun
unvitriolized, adjective
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vitriolize or vitriolise (ˈvɪtrɪəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
1.  to convert into or treat with vitriol
2.  to burn or injure with vitriol
 
vitriolise or vitriolise
 
vb
 
vitrioli'zation or vitriolise
 
n
 
vitrioli'sation or vitriolise
 
n

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