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brickbat

noun [C] uk   /ˈbrɪk.bæt/ us  
a spoken attack: The members of parliament hurled brickbats at the minister. She responded angrily to the brickbats thrown at her.
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Translations of “brickbat”
in Chinese (Traditional) 口頭攻撃, 譴責…
in Chinese (Simplified) 口头攻击, 谴责…
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