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  Words related to remonstrate

Related / Similar Words: call on the carpet, rebuke, rag, trounce, reproof, lecture, reprimand, jaw, dress down, call down, scold, chide, berate, bawl out, chew out, chew up, have words, lambaste, lambast, point out

 

Definition:
  • censure severely or angrily; "The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger''s car"; "The deputy ragged the Prime Minister"; "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup";
  • argue in protest or opposition;
  • present and urge reasons in opposition;

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    Hyponyms: chastise, castigate, objurgate, chasten, correct, tell off, brush down, represent

     

    Derivational Morphology: chiding, scolding, objurgation, tongue-lashing, scold, scolder, nag, nagger, common scold, rebuke, reproof, reproval, reprehension, reprimand, lecture, speech, talking to, upbraider, reprover, reproacher, rebuker

     

    Anagrams: easternmost

     

     
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