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diatribenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdaɪ.ə.traɪb/ formal
an ​angryspeech or ​piece of writing that ​severelycriticizes something or someone: He launched into a ​long diatribe against the ​lack of ​action in ​Congress.
(Definition of diatribe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “diatribe”
in Chinese (Simplified) 怒斥,抨击, 檄文…
in Chinese (Traditional) 怒斥,抨擊, 檄文…
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