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

    Synonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    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

Wiktionary

  1. excoriateverb

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

    Synonyms:
    chafe, flay, abrade

  2. excoriateverb

    To strongly denounce or censure.

    Synonyms:
    disparage, condemn, tear a strip off, reprobate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. excoriateverb

    Synonyms:
    flay, skin, gall, strip the skin from



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