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chide


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chide  \Chide\  (ch[imac]d),  v.  t.  [imp.  {Chid}  (ch[i^]d),  or 
  {Chode}  (ch[imac]d  Obs.);  p.  p.  {Chidden},  {Chid};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Chiding}.]  [AS.  c[=i]dan;  of  unknown  origin.] 
  1.  To  rebuke;  to  reprove;  to  scold;  to  find  fault  with 
 
  Upbraided,  chid,  and  rated  at  --Shak. 
 
  2.  Fig.:  To  be  noisy  about  to  chafe  against. 
 
  The  sea  that  chides  the  banks  of  England.  --Shak. 
 
  {To}  {chide  hither,  chide  from  or  chide  away},  to  cause  to 
  come  or  to  drive  away  by  scolding  or  reproof. 
 
  Syn:  To  blame;  rebuke;  reprove;  scold;  censure;  reproach; 
  reprehend;  reprimand. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chide  \Chide\,  v.  i. 
  1.  To  utter  words  of  disapprobation  and  displeasure;  to  find 
  fault;  to  contend  angrily. 
 
  Wherefore  the  people  did  chide  with  Moses.  --Ex. 
  xvii.  2. 
 
  2.  To  make  a  clamorous  noise;  to  chafe. 
 
  As  doth  a  rock  againts  the  chiding  flood.  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chide  \Chide\,  n.  [AS.  c[=i]d] 
  A  continuous  noise  or  murmur. 
 
  The  chide  of  streams.  --Thomson. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chide 
  v  :  censure  severely  or  angrily;  "The  mother  scolded  the  child 
  for  entering  the  stranger's  car";  "The  deputy  ragged  the 
  Prime  Minister";  "The  customer  dressed  down  the  waiter 
  for  bringing  cold  soup";  check"  is  archaic  [syn:  {rebuke}, 
  {check},  {rag},  {reproof},  {lecture},  {reprimand},  {jaw}, 
  {dress  down},  {scold},  {berate},  {bawl  out},  {remonstrate}, 
  {chew  out},  {chew  up},  {have  words},  {lambaste},  {lambast}] 




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