fulminate against
index censure, condemn (blame), denounce (condemn), disapprove (condemn), lash (attack verbally), malign, reprimand

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  • fulminate against — Synonyms and related words: abuse, accurse, accuse, anathematize, anathemize, animadvert on, arraign, bark at, berate, betongue, blacken, blame, blaspheme, blast, call to account, cast blame upon, cast reflection upon, censure, complain against,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fulminate — v. (D; intr.) to fulminate against * * * (D; intr.) to fulminate against …   Combinatory dictionary

  • fulminate — [[t]f ʊlmɪneɪt, fʌ̱l [/t]] fulminates, fulminating, fulminated VERB If you fulminate against someone or something, you criticize them angrily. [FORMAL] [V against/about n] They all fulminated against the new curriculum. Derived words: fulmination …   English dictionary

  • fulminate — [c]/ˈfʊlməneɪt / (say foolmuhnayt), /ˈfʌl / (say ful ) verb (fulminated, fulminating) –verb (i) 1. to explode with a loud noise; detonate. –verb (t) 2. to cause to explode. –noun 3. Chemistry one of a group of unstable explosive compounds derived …   Australian English dictionary

  • fulminate — v 1. detonate, explode, blow up, Archaic. displode; burst, Sl. bust, break open, fly apart, fly to pieces; go off, discharge, pop, shoot off, bang, blast or blast off; report, sound, boom, roar, thunder, clap. 2.Usu. fulminate against denounce,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • fulminate — [v] criticize harshly animadvert, berate, blow up, bluster, castigate, censure, condemn, curse, declaim, denounce, denunciate, execrate, explode, fume, intimidate, inveigh against, menace, protest, rage, rail, reprobate, swear at, thunder,… …   New thesaurus

  • fulminate — ful|mi|nate [ˈfulmıneıt, ˈfʌl ] v [i]formal [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: fulminare to hit with lightning , from fulmen lightning ] to criticize someone or something angrily fulminate at/against/about ▪ Mick was fulminating against the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fulminate — verb homeowners fulminated against the tax hikes Syn: protest, rail against, rage about, rant about, thunder about, storm about, vociferate against, declaim, inveigh against, speak out against, make/take a stand against; denounce, decry, condemn …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • fulminate — verb (intransitive + against/at) formal to speak angrily against something: an article fulminating against American Imperialism fulmination / fUlmi neISFn, fVl / noun (C, U) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • fulminate — fulminator, n. fulminatory /ful meuh neuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. /ful meuh nayt /, v., fulminated, fulminating, n. v.i. 1. to explode with a loud noise; detonate. 2. to issue denunciations or the like (usually fol. by against): The minister… …   Universalium

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