Meaning of “lambaste” in the English Dictionary

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"lambaste" in British English

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lambasteverb [ T ]

also lambast uk /læmˈbæst/ us /læmˈbæst/

to criticize someone or something severely:

His first novel was well and truly lambasted by the critics.

(Definition of “lambaste” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"lambaste" in American English

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lambasteverb [ T ]

us /læmˈbeɪst, -ˈbæst/

to criticize someone or something severely:

His first novel was lambasted by the critics.

(Definition of “lambaste” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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