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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Express blame or censure or make a harshly critical remark; Speak one's opinion without fear or hesitation.

Usage examples (33)
  • I do not animadvert too severely upon this infirmity, but only give you caution.
  • Verb (used without object) : to animadvert at length upon his faulty use of English
  • I shall have occasion further to animadvert on it.
  • As I have taken upon me to animadvert upon this Treatise, containing the for more
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