vituperation


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vi·tu·per·a·tion

 (vī-to͞o′pə-rā′shən, -tyo͞o′-, vĭ-)
n.
1. The act or an instance of vituperating.
2. Sustained, harshly critical language; invective.

vituperation

(vɪˌtjuːpəˈreɪʃən)
n
1. abusive language or venomous censure
2. the act of vituperating
vituperative adj
viˈtuperatively adv

vi•tu•per•a•tion

(vaɪˌtu pəˈreɪ ʃən, -ˌtyu-, vɪ-)

n.
1. verbal abuse or castigation; violent denunciation.
2. an act of vituperating.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vituperation - abusive or venomous language used to express blame or censure or bitter deep-seated ill willvituperation - abusive or venomous language used to express blame or censure or bitter deep-seated ill will
contumely, insult, revilement, vilification, abuse - a rude expression intended to offend or hurt; "when a student made a stupid mistake he spared them no abuse"; "they yelled insults at the visiting team"

vituperation

vituperation

noun
Translations

vituperation

[vɪˌtjuːpəˈreɪʃən] (frm) Nvituperio m, injurias fpl

vituperation

n (form)Schmähungen pl (geh)
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From one open shop came the sound of blows and vituperation, and just as the officer came up to it a man in a gray coat with a shaven head was flung out violently.
True, he is only a subordinate official, and sometimes loves to rate and scold; yet why should he not do so--why should he not indulge in a little vituperation when he feels like it?
The genial disdain of Michel Rollin, who called them impostors, was answered by him with vituperation, of which crapule and canaille were the least violent items; he amused himself with abuse of their private lives, and with sardonic humour, with blasphemous and obscene detail, attacked the legitimacy of their births and the purity of their conjugal relations: he used an Oriental imagery and an Oriental emphasis to accentuate his ribald scorn.
I will go out and destroy him, and then come back and write another chapter of vituperation.
The rather too inclusive speech brought down a torrent of vituperation from other quarters upon fair Tess's unlucky head, particularly from the Queen of Diamonds, who having stood in the relations to d'Urberville that Car had also been suspected of, united with the latter against the common enemy.
The plantation hands were dancing war-dances around the base of every tree and filling the air with abuse and vituperation of their hereditary enemies.
No bitterness or empty hate dictated his vituperations against existing values and against the dogmas of his parents and forefathers.
Speaking during a press conference in Akure, Ondo State capital, the Secretary of the party in the local government, Mr Akinloye Bolarinde, said the need to disown Ayiloge became imperative in order to distance from the vituperation against the administration of Akeredolu by Ayiloge and also to put the record straight.
It is now fast becoming the norm, that any criticism, or negative observations of this subject, regardless of how logically or reasonably they are expressed, will be greeted with howls of vituperation, and condemnation, emanating from those affected by this mania.
On all sides, there are urgent, furious, highly divisive and utterly irreconcilable voices that will grow in vituperation and volume as the Hallowe'en deal or no-deal deadline approaches.
Panelo was asked to comment on Duterte's vituperation of Carpio, who declined to talk about the matter on Thursday.
Last week, when Jumwa came face to face with ODM secretary general Edwin Sifuna, she was on the receiving end of a fair share of opprobrium and vituperation with many criticising her for "lack of respect" and lack of "decorum" for a woman of her stature.