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fulminate
used in Babbitt

2 uses
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Definition
to criticize severely

or more rarely:

to explode, cause to explode, or an explosive chemical

or of a disease:

to come on suddenly and intensely
  • Babbitt fulminated.
    Chapter 6 (57% in)
  • Lots more sporting," fulminated Babbitt, who knew very little about flies either wet or dry.
    Chapter 10 (43% in)

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