Vocabulary: vituperation – If you don’t have something nice to say

Title: Last Call
Author: Daniel Okrent
Sentence: Reed's counterparts in the House hadn't quite his aptitude for vituperation but they were not without verbal resources.
Page: 232

Word: vituperation
  • Sustained, harshly abusive language; invective.
   Source: The Free Dictionary

Not a trait that I would want to be known for but apparently comes in handy by those in politics.

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