ultracritical

adjective
ul·​tra·​crit·​i·​cal | \ ˌəl-trə-ˈkri-ti-kəl How to pronounce ultracritical (audio) \

Definition of ultracritical

: extremely critical: such as
a : inclined to criticize very harshly and unfavorably ultracritical parents
b : extremely vital, indispensable, or important an ultracritical moment in the competition ultracritical data

First Known Use of ultracritical

1907, in the meaning defined above

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“Ultracritical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ultracritical. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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