Mnemonic - Vit. U operates in a negative way making you verbally abusive and scolding
Note - Vit. is short for vitamin. Obviously there is no such vitamin.
Word - vituperative
Meaning - verbally abusive and scolding
Part of Speech - adjective
Synonyms - censorious, castigating, defamatory, scolding
Antonyms - praising, commending
1 His father put him in house detention for using vituperative language with other kids.
2 The vituperative view of critics and fans on sportsmen is difficult to understand because a game is a game at the end of the day.
3 The vituperative attitude of the society on inter-caste and inter-religion marriages in India is proof that they are still far from being developed.
4 The lead character's vituperative ways were appreciated by the audience.
5 We have seen you being vituperative time and time again when there is any mention of your father.
1 Harry Potter was at the receiving end of much vituperation from the Dudley's.