tub-thumping


adjective

(of a speech or speaker) noisy, violent, or ranting

noun

noisy, violent, or ranting public speaking

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Example sentences from the Web for tub-thumping

  • Democracy triumphed on a night which could easily have fallen foul of revenge, tubthumping and cynical bankrolling.

    Welcome To The Suck|Natasha Roth|November 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST