Thesaurus

corrosive

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of corrosive

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About corrosive

Time Traveler for corrosive

Time Traveler

The first known use of corrosive was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near corrosive

corrosions

corrosive

corrosiveness

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Corrosive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/corrosive. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on corrosive

Nglish: Translation of corrosive for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of corrosive for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!