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not employed

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not on duty, absent, finished, inoperative, negligible, outside, postponed, slender, slight, slim.
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Correct spelling:
blistering
Definition:
harshly or corrosively critical in tone; of comments about people or their actions.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
blistering, hot, red-hot.
hot
baking, blistery, boiling, broiling, burning, fiery, heated, intense, roasting, scalding, scorching, severe, sizzling, steaming, sweltering, torrid, Searing, red-hot, very warm, feverous, igneous, pyretic, sweltry, Thermogenic, decalescent, calescent, like an oven, ovenlike, recalescent.
noun
blistering
acerb, acerbic, acid, acrid, bitter, blistery, caustic, fast, hot, sulfurous, sulphurous, unpleasant, venomous, vesication, vesiculation, virulent, vitriolic, red hot.
process
blistering, vesication, vesiculation.
verb
blemishing
chipping, cracking, damaging, hurting, marking, scoring, scraping, scratching, spoiling, spotting, staining, Abrading, Blemishing, Blotting, Checking, Defacing, Deforming, Discoloring, Disfiguring, Distorting, Dotting, Flawing, Flecking, Fracturing, Freckling, Gashing, Hacking, Kinking, Marring, Nicking, Notching, Scarring, Scuffing, Slitting, Tainting, Tarnishing, Specking, defecting, splotching.
Examples of usage:
  1. This little jagged point of blistering rocks holds the forces that press the button which sets the struggling mass below, and the thousands of men upon the surrounding hills, in motion. – Notes of a War Correspondent by Richard Harding Davis
  2. And there was a tremolo defect in the organ tone with which she now again demanded in blistering politeness, " May I ask what this means?" – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  3. Out of this eye there poured that blistering and intolerable light. – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  4. The sun poured in at the window on her, the smuts came in in showers, the compartment felt like an oven, and the hot air was heavy with the mingled odours of blistering paint, coal smoke, and tar. – Anxious Audrey by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  5. But when, a moment later, the fever burned more hotly again, and the cloud changed to a blinding, blistering steam that enveloped her, she sat up and fought with her hands, and cried aloud for the biggest brother. – The Biography of a Prairie Girl by Eleanor Gates

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