Definition of corrosively in US English:

corrosively

adverb

  • See corrosive

    • ‘A director famed for creating self-consciously radical, wildly unconventional, corrosively satirical, and savagely violent works could do worse then take on board an actor who personifies those traits in his everyday life.’
    • ‘Indecision corrosively blights a community and our residents deserve better.’
    • ‘Don't jump in just anywhere though: with such corrosively saline water, access to a shower is essential.’
    • ‘Bloom's fame arose from the way he corrosively attacked universities for failing to open students' minds by exposing them to the philosophic quest for understanding that enriches the human spirit.’
    • ‘Most corrosively, however, is that the distrust of medical professionals is breeding contempt for all that is associated with medical science.’

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