litany Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"litany" in British English

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litanynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈlɪt.ən.i/
a ​longChristianprayer in which the ​personleading the ​servicespeaks some ​parts and the other ​people at the ​servicespeak other ​partsa litany of sth a ​longlist of ​unpleasant things, ​especially things that are ​repeated: The ​manufacturers are ​reported to have ​received a litany of ​complaints from ​dissatisfiedcustomers.
(Definition of litany from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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litanynoun [C]

 us   /ˈlɪt·ən·i/
a ​longlistspoken or given to someone, esp. to someone who has ​heard or ​seen it before or ​finds it ​boring: She had to ​hearonce again his litany of ​complaints over how ​badly he was ​treated.
(Definition of litany from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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