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Synonyms for sulfurous
ˈsʌl fər əs, sʌlˈfyʊər əssul·furous

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  1. sulfurous, sulphurousadjective

    of or related to or containing sulfur or derived from sulfur

    Synonyms:
    acrid, blistering, sulphurous, acid, stifling, bitter, virulent, caustic, acerbic, vitriolic, acerb, sultry

    Antonyms:
    pleasant, cold

  2. acerb, acerbic, acid, acrid, bitter, blistering, caustic, sulfurous, sulphurous, virulent, vitriolicadjective

    harsh or corrosive in tone

    "an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"; "a barrage of acid comments"; "her acrid remarks make her many enemies"; "bitter words"; "blistering criticism"; "caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics"; "a sulfurous denunciation"; "a vitriolic critique"

    Synonyms:
    virulent, blistering, red-hot, vitriolic, hot, blistery, acerbic, stifling, sulphurous, acidic, acrimonious, caustic, mordant, acidulous, venomous, astringent, acrid, deadly, acid, corrosive, pungent, biting, bitter, sultry, acidulent, acerb, erosive

    Antonyms:
    cold, pleasant

  3. sultry, stifling, sulfurous, sulphurousadjective

    characterized by oppressive heat and humidity

    "the summer was sultry and oppressive"; "the stifling atmosphere"; "the sulfurous atmosphere preceding a thunderstorm"

    Synonyms:
    caustic, acerbic, blistering, acid, sensual, sulphurous, stifling, bitter, acrid, virulent, sultry, vitriolic, acerb

    Antonyms:
    pleasant, cold

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