vituperation

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin vituperātiō ‎(a censuring, blaming; censure, blame).

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  • IPA(key): /vɪˌtupɚˈe(ɪ)ʃən/
  • Hyphenation: vi‧tu‧per‧a‧tion

Noun[edit]

vituperation ‎(plural vituperations)

  1. The act of vituperating; severely blaming or censuring.
  2. Criticism or invective which is sustained and considered to be overly harsh; abuse, severe blame or censure.
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