earbash

earbash
v. talk nonstop; nag; lecture a person (Australian &New Zealand use)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • earbashing — noun informal a lengthy and reproachful speech. Derivatives earbash verb …   English new terms dictionary

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