harp on (about)

harp on (about)
(to keep on talking about: He's forever harping on (about his low wages); She keeps harping on his faults.) mówić ciągle o tym samym

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  • harp on about — KEEP ON ABOUT, go on about, keep talking about, dwell on, make an issue of; labour the point. → harp * * * harp on about (informal) To dwell tediously or repeatedly on in speech or writing • • • Main Entry: ↑harp …   Useful english dictionary

  • harp on about — the way she harps on about his shortcomings, it s a wonder he can stand to be with her Syn: keep on about, go on about, keep talking about, dwell on, make an issue of; labor the point of …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • harp on (about something) — ˌharp ˈon (about sth) | ˈharp on sth derived to keep talking about sth in a boring or annoying way Main entry: ↑harpderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • harp — on about …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • harp on — ˌharp ˈon [intransitive/transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they harp on he/she/it harps on present participle harping on past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • harp on something — ˌharp ˈon (about sth) | ˈharp on sth derived to keep talking about sth in a boring or annoying way Main entry: ↑harpderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • harp — harp1 [ harp ] noun count a musical instrument consisting of a row of strings stretched over a large upright frame. Someone who plays a harp is called a harpist. harp harp 2 [ harp ] verb ,harp on phrasal verb intransitive or transitive INFORMAL… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • harp — harp1 [ha:p US ha:rp] n [: Old English; Origin: hearpe] a large musical instrument with strings that are stretched across a vertical frame with three corners, and that you play with your fingers >harpist n harp 2 harp2 v harp on about [harp on …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • harp on — phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms harp on : present tense I/you/we/they harp on he/she/it harps on present participle harping on past tense harped on past participle harped on informal harp on (about) something to keep talking or… …   English dictionary

  • harp — 1. noun /hɑːp,hɑɻp/ a) A musical instrument consisting of an upright frame strung with strings that are stroked or plucked with the fingers. b) A harmonica. 2. verb /hɑːp,hɑɻp/ (usually with on) To repeatedly mention a subject …   Wiktionary

  • Harp — A medieval harp (left) and a single action pedal harp (right) String instrument Hornbostel–Sachs classification 322 5 (Composite chordophone sounded by the bare fingers) …   Wikipedia

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