excoriate synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term excoriate:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. condemn, reprobate, decry, objurgate, excoriateverb

    express strong disapproval of

    condemn, chasten, correct, castigate, doom, sentence, excoriate, reprobate, chastise, decry, chafe, objurgate

  2. chafe, excoriateverb

    tear or wear off the skin or make sore by abrading

    get at, rile, devil, nettle, objurgate, fret, vex, excoriate, irritate, decry, scratch, bother, annoy, reprobate, fray, condemn, gall, rag, nark, chafe, get to, rub, gravel


  1. excoriateverb

    To wear off the skin of; to chafe or flay.

    chafe, flay, abrade

  2. excoriateverb

    To strongly denounce or censure.

    disparage, condemn, tear a strip off, reprobate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. excoriateverb

    flay, skin, gall, strip the skin from

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