verb (used with object), re·viled, re·vil·ing.
verb (used without object), re·viled, re·vil·ing.
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Then followed another column, reviling the cowardly fools, as they were termed, whom captivity had converted into fanatics.My Ten Years' Imprisonment|Silvio Pellico
It happened more than once that these faithful messengers were driven out of town, pursued with stones as well as reviling.Silver Chimes in Syria|W. S. Nelson
She made no open accusations, not she; not a harsh or reviling word crossed her lips.The conquest of Rome|Matilde Serao
“Obstinate reviles,” says the legend; and you should see Obstinate reviling.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XXII (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
He had to nip his tongue with his beak till it bled to compel himself by sheer pain to abstain from reviling his predecessor.Wood Magic|Richard Jefferies