Definition of vituperation noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    vituperation

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//vaɪˌtupəˈreɪʃn//
     
    [uncountable](formal)
     
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  1. 1cruel and angry criticism synonym abuse
  2. 2 She was unprepared for the flood of vituperation which descended on her from her critics.
vituperative
 
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NAmE//vaɪˈtupərət̮ɪv//
 
, NAmE//vaɪˈtupəˌreɪt̮ɪv//
 
adjective a vituperative attack
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: vituperation