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tirade

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noun
  • a long and extremely critical speech; a harsh denunciation [Princeton Review]
  • long angry speech of criticism or accusation [Barron]
  • a protracted speech usually marked by intemperate, vituperative, or harshly censorious language [Taisha]

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