harangue


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a long, violent, or blustering speech, usually of censure or denunciation

to speak in a loud, pompous, or prolonged manner

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a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion

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deliver a harangue to

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He drew near, and made a long harangue, in which he informed them that they had killed one and wounded another of his nation; that the relations of the slain cried out for vengeance, and he had been compelled to lead them to fight.
No; let your conduct be the only harangue. Say that, on examining the part, you feel yourself unequal to it; that you find it requiring more exertion and confidence than you can be supposed to have.
At his entrance Master Florian did not stop short, but, making a half-turn on his heels, and aiming at the provost the harangue with which he had been withering Quasimodo a moment before,--
It was truly refreshing to hear such a sermon, after being so long accustomed to the dry, prosy discourses of the former curate, and the still less edifying harangues of the rector.
THE Americans' 'do more' mantra continues to harangue Pakistan whereas this country has done more than its share for the United States by giving full support to Washington in America's war on terror.
After Harangue won the 2m51/2f handicap hurdle as the 7-2 joint favourite, Benny In Milan's price crashed and he was returned 5-2 favourite for the 2m3f handicap hurdle, but bookmakers were unusually chilled about the gamble.
Ricky and others saw fit to harangue Isiah Gregg's parents for their actions.
WATFORD boss Quique Sanchez Flores will not join any lynch mobs to harangue Premier League referees - because he insists the standard in England is "amazing".
Surely his hosts, Operation Black Vote, should have ensured he'd done his homework before his harangue.
You can be sure that somewhere in his reproachful harangue he will blame the Government, although classing the Queen as nothing more than an 80-year-old actress was plumbing the depths.
Au milieu des applaudissements chaleureux, la candidat a la Presidentielle 2012 a poursuivi sa harangue en ces termes: "L'Egypte etablirait des relations fortes et etroites avec la Turquie et l'Iran".
In demonstrating how Shakespeare crafts Iago as a mountebank, using elements of the mountebank performance, and creating the "mountebank effect" throughout Othello, I concentrate on such key characteristics as the use of stock characters and words; clowns, comic episodes and skits; exotic cures, charms and spells; the threat of witchcraft; Iago's demand for money; his direct address to the audience; discourses that hinge on disease and cure; linguistic deception and trickery along with the mountebank oration, the harangue or selling of cures.
If evidence is to be counted it must be subject to cross-examination but, in the age of technology, surely we can do better than have strangers harangue a little girl.
IT always baffles me that when I criticise Tony Blair, Gordon Brown or the Labour Party I get very little reaction from our readers, but when I criticise Caerphilly's Plaid Cymru-led county council for its incompetence in losing pounds 15m through bad investments and its gambling with council taxpayers' money, or when I harangue them for doing the dirty on the children of the small "not fit the purpose"