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Synonyms of invective in English:


  • 1 the invective that spewed from his lips left everyone speechless
    abuse, insults, expletives, swear words, swearing, curses, foul language, foul language, vituperation;
    denunciation, censure, vilification, revilement, reproach, castigation, recrimination
    informaltongue-lashing, trash talk
    [Antonyms] praise
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