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revile
used in The Poisonwood Bible

2 uses
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Definition
to criticize in an abusive manner
  • Oh, a wife may revile such a man with every silent curse she knows.
    Book 3 — Judges (0% in)
  • "Don't we have a cheerful, simple morality here in Western Civilization: expect perfection, and revile the missed mark!
    Book 5 — Exodus (89% in)

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