harangue, rant, ranting(noun)
a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion
deliver a harangue to; address forcefully
An impassioned, disputatious public speech.
A tirade or rant, whether spoken or written.
To give a forceful and lengthy lecture or criticism to someone.
The angry motorist leapt from his car to harangue the other driver.
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
to make an harangue; to declaim
to address by an harangue
Origin: [Cf. F. haranguer, It. aringare.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
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.
Quarrel, interrogativity, untrained, illmannered,
I have no idea he would be such a haranguist. I Jesmion detest such a harangue's manner later found in him, he had not been such a haranguist, well, we got to make a further investigation on what is the cause, it might be unpaid salary for 6 months, Jesmion guessed
The numerical value of harangue in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of harangue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
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.
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Translations for harangue
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- 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
- arringa, concioneItalian
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