What does Harangue mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. harangue, rant, ranting(noun)

    a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion

  2. harangue(verb)

    deliver a harangue to; address forcefully


  1. harangue(Noun)

    An impassioned, disputatious public speech.

  2. harangue(Noun)

    A tirade or rant, whether spoken or written.

  3. harangue(Verb)

    To give a forceful and lengthy lecture or criticism to someone.

    The angry motorist leapt from his car to harangue the other driver.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Harangue(noun)

    a speech addressed to a large public assembly; a popular oration; a loud address a multitude; in a bad sense, a noisy or pompous speech; declamation; ranting

  2. Harangue(verb)

    to make an harangue; to declaim

  3. Harangue(verb)

    to address by an harangue

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. haranguer, It. aringare.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Harangue

    ha-rang′, n. a loud speech addressed to a multitude: a popular, pompous address.—v.i. to deliver a harangue.—v.t. to address by a harangue:—pr.p. haranguing (-rang′ing); pa.p. harangued (-rangd′).n. Harang′uer. [O. Fr. arenge, harangue, from Old High Ger. hring (Ger. ring), a ring of auditors.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    The tiresome product of a tireless tongue. From Eng. _hear_, and Lat. _angor_, pain. Painful to hear.

Editors Contribution

  1. Harangue

    Preach someone in an aggressive manner.

    He harangued me just because there was more salt in the food.

    Submitted by anonymous on March 15, 2019  

How to say Harangue in sign language?

  1. harangue


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Harangue in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Harangue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Harangue in a Sentence

  1. Anthony Bourdain:

    I have no plans to do so, i like dogs. However, after about three minutes of her harangue I may or may not have threatened to run right out and get myself a puppy smoothie.

Images & Illustrations of Harangue

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  • TaleDanish
  • Moralpredigt, TiradeGerman
  • κατσαδιάζω, αναβαλλόμενος, [[εξαπολύω]] [[φιλιππικό]], φιλιππικός, εξάψαλμος, [[ψέλνω]] [[τον]] [[αναβαλλόμενο]], δημηγορώ, [[ρίχνω]] [[εξάψαλμο]]Greek
  • arenga, sermónSpanish
  • palopuhe, saarnata, vuodatus, saarna, paasataFinnish
  • harangue, sermonner, sermonFrench
  • ard-loayrtysManx
  • भाषणHindi
  • ճառArmenian
  • arringa, concioneItalian
  • 説教Japanese
  • preekDutch
  • [[страстныйRussian

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