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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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harangue
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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  • I harangued them a little on the subject, read the paper, and explained it, and then distributed the copies, which were eagerly signed, not the least objection being made.
  • This reconcil’d me to the newspaper accounts of his having preach’d to twenty-five thousand people in the fields, and to the antient histories of generals haranguing whole armies, of which I had sometimes doubted.
  • These proverbs, which contained the wisdom of many ages and nations, I assembled and form’d into a connected discourse prefix’d to the Almanack of 1757, as the harangue of a wise old man to the people attending an auction.

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  • My parents continuously harangue me about my grades.
  • She fears a Card Check law would permit unions to pester, harass and harangue employees who would lose the protection of a secret ballot.

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