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Philippic

Phi·lip·pic

Philippic

 
pronunciation:
fih lI pihk
part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of the orations delivered by the Athenian statesman Demosthenes against Philip II of Macedon in the fourth century B.C.
definition 2: (l.c.) a bitter denunciation or verbal attack.
similar words:
invective, tirade