pillory Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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pilloryverb [T]

uk   /ˈpɪl.ər.i/  us   /-ɚ.i/
to ​severelycriticize someone, ​especially in a ​public way: Although ​regularly pilloried by the ​press as an ​obnoxiousloudmouth, he is, ​nonetheless, an ​effectivepolitician.
(Definition of pillory from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pillory”
in Chinese (Simplified) 严厉抨击, (尤指)公开批评…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴厲抨擊, (尤指)公開批評…
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