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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To scold harshly.

Usage examples (33)
  • To reprimand an obstinate fool or to preach to a dolt is like writing upon the water.
  • Constantinople, where he received a serious reprimand from the English
  • It is very obvious here that Patterson got a strong reprimand from the Clintons.
  • That incident resulted in a letter of reprimand from the Union County Prosecutor. for more
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