Synonyms of philippic in English:


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1‘Viscount Castlereagh was the butt of Shelley's philippic’

tirade, diatribe, invective, denunciation, rant, polemic, broadside, harangue, verbal onslaught, reviling, railing, decrying, condemnation, brickbat, brickbats, flak, criticism, attack, censure, lecture, berating, admonishment, admonition, reprimand, rebuke, abuse, stream of abuse, battering, stricture, tongue-lashing
denouncement, vituperation, obloquy, fulmination, vilification, castigation, reproof, reproval, upbraiding
informal knocking, bashing, blast
British informal slating