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Daemon
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upbraid

(verb) Express criticism towards.

Synonyms: reproach

Usage: Eleanor upbraided her husband for forgetting to pick up the dry cleaning.
KSPavan
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"The man who acts the least, upbraids the most."

~ Homer
taurine
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His misfortune is not to be objected nor upbraided now when he is sober.
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Upbraid

Verb:
Find fault with (someone); scold.
"He was upbraided for his slovenly appearance"


Synonyms :
reprimand
rebuke
reproach
scold
admonish
reprove



Oxford Dictionary
Wilmar (USA) 1M
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(verb) Express criticism towards.
Synonyms: reproach
Usage: Eleanor upbraided her husband for forgetting to pick up the dry cleaning.


Very unpleasant.
monamagda
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Ashwin Vemuri
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Ok
Emel Rapchan
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Emel Rapchan
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Emel Rapchan
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Ajike Omooba
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To reprove sharply.
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