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fulminate

Pronunciation: /ˈfʊlməneɪt; ˈfʊlmɪneɪt; ˈfʌl-/

Translation of fulminate in Spanish:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • [formal] despotricar* to fulminate against sth despotricar* contra algo
    Example sentences
    • The monks opposed Abelard and convinced the Church to condemn him - twice - and the papacy periodically fulminated against the rationalist discourse carried out in [his university] classrooms.
    • His early, all-male Hamlet, complete with semi-naked gravediggers, had the newspapers, both tabloid and broadsheet, fulminating at his audacity.
    • So the Senate rule that liberals fulminated against for decades has become sacrosanct.

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