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inveigh

in·veigh

inveigh

 
pronunciation:
ihn veI
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: inveighed, inveighing, inveighs
definition: to utter angry or bitter complaints or criticism; protest vigorously (usu. fol. by against.)
At the town meeting, residents inveighed against the council's squandering of state aid.
similar words:
rail
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derivation: inveigher (n.)