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  Words related to criticise

Related / Similar Words: knock, criticize, pick apart

 

Definition:
  • find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws; "The paper criticized the new movie"; "Don''t knock the food--it''s free";
  • act as a critic; "Those who criticize others often are not perfect, either";

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    Hyponyms: reprimand, censure, criminate, savage, pillory, crucify, admonish, reprove, call on the carpet, rebuke, rag, trounce, reproof, lecture, jaw, dress down, call down, scold, chide, berate, bawl out, remonstrate, chew out, chew up, have words, lambaste, lambast, reprehend, deplore, belabor, belabour, come down, denounce, blame, find fault, pick, disparage, belittle, pick at, nitpick, attack, round, assail, lash out, snipe, assault

     

    Entailments: judge

     

    Derivational Morphology: criticism, literary criticism, unfavorable judgment, critique, critic

     

     
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