Reprimand: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Hypernym
rebuke 3 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 Verb knock
chide 3 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 Verb knock
scold 3 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 Verb knock
reprimand 2 Rebuke formally No Data Verb knock
berate 2 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 Verb knock
lecture 1 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 Verb knock
reproof 1 An act or expression of criticism and censure he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face Noun criticism
dress down 0 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 Verb knock
lambaste 0 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 Verb knock
have words 0 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 Verb knock
chew up 0 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 Verb knock
chew out 0 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 Verb knock
remonstrate 0 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 Verb knock
bawl out 0 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 Verb knock
call down 0 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 Verb knock
rebuke 0 An act or expression of criticism and censure he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face Noun criticism
jaw 0 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 Verb knock
reprimand 0 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 Verb knock
reproof 0 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 Verb knock
trounce 0 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 Verb knock
rag 0 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 Verb knock
take to task 0 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 Verb knock
call on the carpet 0 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 Verb knock
criminate 0 Rebuke formally No Data Verb knock
censure 0 Rebuke formally No Data Verb knock
reprimand 0 An act or expression of criticism and censure he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face Noun criticism
reprehension 0 An act or expression of criticism and censure he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face Noun criticism
reproval 0 An act or expression of criticism and censure he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face Noun criticism
lambast 0 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 Verb knock
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How many meanings does the word "Reprimand" have?

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The word "Reprimand" has 29 meanings. The most frequent meaning is rebuke.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Reprimand"?

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The word "Reprimand" has 23 hyponyms which are: admonish, attack, belabor, blame, call on the carpet, come down, denounce, deplore, disparage, harsh on, nitpick, reprehend, reprimand, savage, brickbat, faultfinding, fire, potshot, rebuke, slating, static, stricture, thrust.

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Is the word "Reprimand" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Reprimand" has a maximum frequency of 3.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Reprimand"?

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The word "Reprimand" has no synonyms.

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