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blistering

adjective blis·ter·ing

: very harsh or powerful

Full Definition of BLISTERING

1
:  extremely intense or severe <blistering heat>
2
:  very rapid <a blistering pace>
blistering adverb
blis·ter·ing·ly \-t(ə-)riŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of BLISTERING

  1. a hockey player with a blistering slap shot
  2. <even after a blistering attack from the enemy, the fortress held>

First Known Use of BLISTERING

1562

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