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harping (on)

verb
present participle of harp (on)

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to speak or write about insistently and usually tiresomely
  • there were so many good things about the stage production that it seems churlish to harp on a couple of minor missteps

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“Harping (on).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/harping%20%28on%29. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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