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berate


 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  berate 
 
  1  sense  of  berate 
 
  Sense  1 
  rebuke,  rag,  trounce,  reproof,  lecture,  reprimand,  jaw,  dress  down  scold,  chide,  berate,  bawl  out  remonstrate,  chew  out  chew  up  have  words  lambaste,  lambast 
  =>  chastise,  castigate,  objurgate,  chasten,  correct 
  =>  tell  off  brush  down 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  berate 
 
  1  sense  of  berate 
 
  Sense  1 
  rebuke,  rag,  trounce,  reproof,  lecture,  reprimand,  jaw,  dress  down  scold,  chide,  berate,  bawl  out  remonstrate,  chew  out  chew  up  have  words  lambaste,  lambast 
  =>  chastise,  castigate,  objurgate,  chasten,  correct 
  =>  flame 
  =>  tell  off  brush  down 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  berate 
 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  berate 
 
  1  sense  of  berate 
 
  Sense  1 
  rebuke,  rag,  trounce,  reproof,  lecture,  reprimand,  jaw,  dress  down  scold,  chide,  berate,  bawl  out  remonstrate,  chew  out  chew  up  have  words  lambaste,  lambast 
  =>  criticize,  criticise,  pick  apart 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  berate 
 
  berate  used  as  a  verb  is  very  rare  (polysemy  count  =  1) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  berate 
 
  Sense  1 
  rebuke,  rag,  trounce,  reproof,  lecture,  reprimand,  jaw,  dress  down  scold,  chide,  berate,  bawl  out  remonstrate,  chew  out  chew  up  have  words  lambaste,  lambast 
  =>  criticize,  criticise,  pick  apart 
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  Overview  of  verb  berate 
 
  The  verb  berate  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (2)  rebuke,  rag,  trounce,  reproof,  lecture,  reprimand,  jaw,  dress  down  scold,  chide,  berate,  bawl  out  remonstrate,  chew  out  chew  up  have  words  lambaste,  lambast  --  (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";  check"  is  archaic) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  berate 
  deliberate 
 
  Overview  of  verb  berate 
 
  The  verb  berate  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (2)  rebuke,  rag,  trounce,  reproof,  lecture,  reprimand,  jaw,  dress  down  scold,  chide,  berate,  bawl  out  remonstrate,  chew  out  chew  up  have  words  lambaste,  lambast  --  (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";  check"  is  archaic) 



berate definition