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tirade
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The House of Mirth
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  • —I can’t eat a mouthful of this stuff, you know," he added suddenly, pushing back his plate with a clouded countenance; and Lily, unfailingly adaptable, accorded her radiant attention to his prolonged denunciation of other people’s cooks, with a supplementary tirade on the toxic qualities of melted butter.

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  • She unleashed a stunning tirade that could be heard in the next room.
  • By now they were listening to the tirade.
    William Golding  --  Lord of the Flies

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