blistering

adjective blis·ter·ing

Definition of blistering

  1. 1 :  extremely intense or severe <blistering heat>

  2. 2 :  very rapid <a blistering pace>

blistering

adverb

blisteringly

play \-t(ə-)riŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of blistering in a sentence

  1. a hockey player with a blistering slap shot

  2. <even after a blistering attack from the enemy, the fortress held>

1562

First Known Use of blistering

1562


BLISTERING Defined for English Language Learners

blistering

adjective blis·ter·ing

Definition of blistering for English Language Learners

  • : very harsh or powerful



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