tub-thump

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tub-thump

(tŭb′thŭmp′)
intr.v. tub-thumped, tub-thump·ing, tub-thumps Slang
To argue for or promote something vigorously: "is tub-thumping for a six-month limit on the legislative session" (David Nyhan).

tub′-thump′er n.
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Able to blend in with both contingents, "In the Mood for Love" star Tony Leung Chiuwai, the event's official ambassador, tub-thumped the facilities, finance and film history the local industry has to offer the international moviemaking community.
This time it was Gordon Brown who banged on about saving Africa and ending the scandal of the EU Common Agricultural Policy while Tony Blair tub-thumped about opening up world trade.
Two years ago, the Journal tub-thumped its own secret Oscar poll.