expostulate about

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expostulate about someone or something

 and expostulate on someone or something
to comment or argue intensely about someone or something. He always seems to be expostulating on something. Why can't he simply say "Yes" or "No"? Sam is expostulating on Bill's many shortcomings again.
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As soon as the ambassadors are gone, Polonius, saying he will not expostulate on the obvious, expostulates.