(noun, verb)


1. a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion

Similar word(s): rant, ranting

Definition categories: communication, declamation

Sentences with harangue as a noun:

- She gave her son a harangue about the dangers of playing in the street.

- The priest took thirty minutes to deliver his harangue on timeliness, making the entire service run late.


1. deliver a harangue to; address forcefully

Definition categories: communication, address, speak

Sentences with harangue as a verb:

- The angry motorist leapt from his car to harangue the other driver.