lambaste

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She provides no alternate theories or meaningful rebuttal, but instead lambastes Bailey for daring to study the issue.
"It's ironic--very ironic--because they've been in this position in the past themselves." Mayor Daley lambastes black aldermen at a press conference: "Everybody should be able to represent anyone and speak on their behalf.
Braider lambastes John Spencer for "putting words in Alberti's mouth" (21), because his translation ("a more sensate wisdom") "elides the interesting personification." But Braider never researched what kind of person Renaissance humanists thought Minerva was.