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English definition of “inveigh against sb/sth”

inveigh against sb/sth

formal phrasal verb with inveigh     /ɪnˈveɪ/ verb
to strongly criticize something or someone: There were politicians who inveighed against immigrants to get votes.Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
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