Screed

Definition of Screed

Pronunciation: skrēd
n.1.(Arch.) A strip of plaster of the thickness proposed for the coat, applied to the wall at intervals of four or five feet, as a guide.
2.A fragment; a portion; a shred.
1.A breach or rent; a breaking forth into a loud, shrill sound; as, martial screeds.
2.An harangue; a long tirade on any subject.
The old carl gae them a screed of doctrine; ye might have heard him a mile down the wind.
- Sir W. Scott.

Related Words

harangue, rant, ranting
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