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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A long passionate speech.

Usage examples (38)
  • He's a wonderful talker, who has the art of telling you nothing in a great harangue.
  • CNET blogger Don Reisinger began an 800-word harangue with the words "Has Brian Caulfield of Forbes totally lost it?"
  • I did not tell you not to use "harangue" for whatever you like.
  • This is not exactly the kind of harangue the current administion and the boys wanted to hear. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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