Definitions for vituperatevaɪˈtu pəˌreɪt, -ˈtyu-, vɪ-

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  1. vilify, revile, vituperate, rail(verb)

    spread negative information about

    "The Nazi propaganda vilified the Jews"

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  1. vituperate(Verb)

    To criticize in a harsh or abusive manner; to overwhelm with wordy abuse; to censure severely or abusively; to rate.

  2. vituperate(Verb)

    To use harsh or abusive wording.

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  1. Vituperate(verb)

    to find fault with; to scold; to overwhelm with wordy abuse; to censure severely or abusively; to rate

  2. Origin: [L. vituperatus, p. p. of vituperare to blame, vituperate; vitium a fault + parare to prepare. See Vice a fault, and Pare, v. t.]


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