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lecture

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1 to criticize (someone) severely or angrily especially for personal failings

  • the frustrated manager lectured the waitstaff about its poor level of service
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lay into, read the riot act (to), take to task

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2 to give a formal often extended talk on a subject

  • a physician who has lectured before countless audiences on the importance of diet and exercise in avoiding heart disease
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hold forth, take the floor



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