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Synonyms for harangue

Synonyms for harangue

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

to speak in a loud, pompous, or prolonged manner

Synonyms for harangue

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.
Thwackum, who had swallowed more liquor than Jones, but without any ill effect on his brain, seconded the pious harangue of Blifil; but Square, for reasons which the reader may probably guess, was totally silent.
This picture of her consequence had some effect, for no one loved better to lead than Maria; and with far more good-humour she answered, "I am much obliged to you, Edmund; you mean very well, I am sure: but I still think you see things too strongly; and I really cannot undertake to harangue all the rest upon a subject of this kind.
All hunchbacks walk with their heads held high, all stutterers harangue, all deaf people speak low.
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,--
But longtime watchers say the real target of his nightly harangues was the media itself.
Her execrable effort is about Rachel Morgan, a witchy woman who hunts and harangues werewolves, banshees, demons and other supernatural sluggers.
I wonder if there is any relation between Paul Kokoski whose latest racially-motivated rant against Barack Obama and an identically-named Paul Kokoski, whose letter in Bangkok Post harangues "Radical Anglicans who support women bishops and homosexuality".
LaClair insisted that he only recorded his teacher's religious harangues because no one would believe his charges if he didn't have evidence.
Love and freedom offers practical tools for life-assessment and solid, tested strategies for living life day-to-day in the present with out the harangues of an overactive mind, false identities, negative emotions, or inaccurate ideas.
Still, it did not deter wacky North Korean President Kim Jong Il from continuing his menacing harangues.
On top of this anxiety, an inspector from the franchise company's head office harangues the Boss about the casual way he runs his station.