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tub-thumping

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˈtʌbˌθʌm.pɪŋ/ informal disapproving
A tub-thumping style of speaking is forceful or violent: a tub-thumping speech/campaigner
Translations of “tub-thumping”
in Chinese (Traditional) 慷慨激昂的, 搖脣鼓舌的, 大吹大擂的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 慷慨激昂的, 摇唇鼓舌的, 大吹大擂的…
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