Definition von 'invective'
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If only our leaders could direct similar invective towards gobby, sanctimonious pop stars.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The day when Paralympians are protected from personal invective is the day we have gone back to the saccharine dangers of the past.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The manager spread his anger freely, encompassing the small number of fans who aimed invective at the dugout on Tuesday night.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Most of his sharpest invective is directed against his wife's mother, who did not want her to marry into bohemian squalor.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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