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tongue-lashes

verb
present tense third-person singular of tongue-lash

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to criticize (someone) severely or angrily especially for personal failings
  • the drill sergeant tongue-lashed the recruits with a colorful litany of foulmouthed invectives

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“Tongue-lashes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tongue-lashes. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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