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English definition of “tub-thumping”

tub-thumping

adjective [before noun]     /ˈtʌbˌθʌm.pɪŋ/ informal disapproving
describes a style of speaking that is forceful or violent: a tub-thumping speech/campaignerUrging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of tub-thumping adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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