inveigher
noun see inveigh

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Inveigher — In*veigh er, n. One who inveighs. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inveigher — See inveigh. * * * …   Universalium

  • inveigher — in·veigh·er …   English syllables

  • inveigher — āə(r) noun ( s) : one that inveighs …   Useful english dictionary

  • inveigh — inveigher, n. /in vay /, v.i. to protest strongly or attack vehemently with words; rail (usually fol. by against): to inveigh against isolationism. [1480 90; < L invehi to attack with words, equiv. to in IN 2 + vehi pass. inf. of vehere to ride,… …   Universalium

  • inveigh — intransitive verb Etymology: Latin invehi to attack, inveigh, passive of invehere to carry in, from in + vehere to carry more at way Date: 1529 to protest or complain bitterly or vehemently ; rail • inveigher noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • detractor — n 1. belittler, disparager, deprecator, derogator, depredator; lampooner, satirist, muckrak er, hack; defamer, vilifier, vilipender, denigrator, scandalizer, impugner, asperser, backbiter, maligner, evil speaker, carper, caviler, Inf. knocker;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • maligner — n 1. defamer, vilifier, vilipender, vitu perator, denigrator, scandalizer, asperser, impugner, backbiter, evil speaker, carper, caviler, Inf. knocker; censor, reviler, castigator, inveigher, reprover, disapprove^ denouncer, railer, curser,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • vituperator — n 1. censurer, reviler, castigator, inveigher, reprover, disapprover, censor; denouncer, railer, curser, execrator, imprecator, anathematizer, critic; defamer, vilifier, vilipender, denigrator, scan dalizer, impugner, asperser, backbiter,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • inveigh — /ɪnˈveɪ / (say in vay) verb (i) to attack vehemently in words; rail: to inveigh against democracy. {Middle English inveh, from Latin invehere carry or bear into, assail} –inveigher, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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