Origin of invective
synonym study for invective
OTHER WORDS FROM invectivein·vec·tive·ly, adverbin·vec·tive·ness, nounun·in·vec·tive, adjective
How to use invective in a sentence
And self-defeating Arab Americans will continue to regard "normalization" not as a goal, but as the most damning of invectives.
Were any of the vicious invectives thrown at Romney sincere?
In the midst of a torrent of invectives from every quarter, the military were challenged to fire.
He was banished for his invectives against the aristocracy, who did not relish severity of comedy.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
She shrieked invectives at us as she forced her way through the crowd.The Escape of a Princess Pat|George Pearson
In his "Pastorals," he is full of invectives against love: in the "Georgics," he appropriates all the rage of it to the females.
For the rest, Salmasius's invectives injured only himself: and it was said publicly, that he plucked the hairs of a dead lion.The Life of the Truly Eminent and Learned Hugo Grotius|Jean Lvesque de Burigny