expostulate (v.)
expound, debate, discourse
3H6 II.v.135[Exeter to King] stay not to expostulate, make speed
Ham II.ii.86[Polonius to Claudius and Gertrude] to expostulate / What majesty should be
TG III.i.251[Proteus to Valentine] The time now serves not to expostulate
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