[vahy-too-puh-reyt, -tyoo-, vi-]
verb (used without object), verb (used with object), vituperated, vituperating.
to use or address with harsh or abusive language; revile.

1535–45; < Latin vituperātus (past participle of vituperāre to spoil, blame), equivalent to vituperā(re) (vitu-, variant (before a labial) of viti-, stem of vitium blemish, vice1 + -perāre, combining form of parāre to furnish, provide; see prepare) + -tus past participle suffix; see -ate1

vituperator, noun
unvituperated, adjective

censure, vilify, berate.

praise, commend. Unabridged
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vituperate (vɪˈtjuːpəˌreɪt)
to berate or rail (against) abusively; revile
[C16: from Latin vituperāre to blame, from vitium a defect + parāre to make]

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