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adj. - Punished especially by rebuke or criticism

Usage examples (32)
  • When he is finally "reprimanded" and forced to retire, just last month, he is a three-star admiral.
  • Griffin also reportedly "reprimanded" Schultz following his description of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie as a "fat slob."
  • ( "Hist. of England, 1628-1637," ii, 89), the mayor and the city lawyers were "reprimanded" and "intimidated" by the council, and a
  • Company commanders "reprimanded" for conduct of their forces for more
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