Definition of inveigh verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

inveigh

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ɪnˈveɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈveɪ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they inveigh
BrE BrE//ɪnˈveɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈveɪ//
 
he / she / it inveighs
BrE BrE//ɪnˈveɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈveɪz//
 
past simple inveighed
BrE BrE//ɪnˈveɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈveɪd//
 
past participle inveighed
BrE BrE//ɪnˈveɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈveɪd//
 
-ing form inveighing
BrE BrE//ɪnˈveɪɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈveɪɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin late 15th cent. (in the sense ‘carry in, introduce’; formerly also as enveigh): from Latin invehere ‘carry in’, invehi ‘be carried into, assail’, from in- ‘into’ + vehere ‘carry’. Phrasal Verbsinveigh against somebody
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: inveigh

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