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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A discourse or declamation full of acrimonious invective.

Usage examples (37)
  • Here are a few of my favorite anti-government philippics.
  • England, that surpassed the force and grandeur of the philippics of
  • I will not indulge in futile philippics against enemies I never met in battle.
  • The short term not only encourages painful social philippics, but also fair-weather friends. for more
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