Harangue sentence example
- He delivered a violent harangue before Charles IX.
- The most important work of his life was his co-operation in the production of the Satire Menippee (1593), which did so much to damage the cause of the League; the harangue of the Sieur d'Aubray is usually attributed to his pen.
- Instead I listened to his harangue about the difficulty they encountered with the session I'd practically demanded, the break-ins in Boston.
- The set harangue of teacher to pupil, in which steps in argument are slurred and the semblance of co-inquiry is rendered nugatory, must be eliminated.
- Abu'l-Abbas inaugurated his Caliphate by a harangue in which he announced the era of concord and happiness which was to begin now that the House of the Prophet had been restored to its right.Advertisement
- harangue another driver, only to end up punched to the ground.
- Whilst the worship of the Church of England was proscribed, every illiterate or frenzied enthusiast was allowed to harangue at his pleasure.
- Under the scathing criticism of the opposition the pent-up fury of the original speaker vented itself into a fiery harangue.
- The command which his idiosyncrasies had upon him is shown, for example, by reproachful speeches on the treatment of Ireland, and by a startling harangue on behalf of the Chartists, at a time when such irregularities could but damage him, a new man, where he hoped for influence and office.
- To this extraordinary harangue, which from its own nature and the faults of the interpreter must have been completely unintelligible, the Inca at first returned a very temperate answer.Advertisement
- 1813) for seditious libel in 1800, drove the lawyers for the defence from the court, and evoked the wrath of the Republicans, who were stirred to action by a political harangue on the evil tendencies of democracy which he delivered as a charge to a grand jury at Baltimore in 1803.
- However, I am feeling particularly magnanimous this morning, so I shall not harangue the Minister; he is a jolly fine chap.
- Cynthia let her husband harangue a bit longer.
- Owing to his popularity he was considered by Etienne Marcel and his party as a suitable rival to the dauphin, afterwards King Charles V., and on entering Paris he was well received and delivered an eloquent harangue to the Parisians.
- Charles's harangue to his son is in the best tradition of epic romance.Advertisement