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Synonyms for lambaste
læmˈbeɪst, -ˈbæst

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  1. cane, flog, lambaste, lambast(verb)

    beat with a cane

    scold, strap, trounce, welt, lambast, bawl out, reproof, dress down, slash, chew out, chide, lecture, have words, call down, take to task, call on the carpet, rebuke, jaw, lather, whip, reprimand, lash, flog, remonstrate, rag, cane, berate, chew up

  2. call on the carpet, take to task, rebuke, rag, trounce, reproof, lecture, reprimand, jaw, dress down, call down, scold, chide, berate, bawl out, remonstrate, chew out, chew up, have words, lambaste, lambast(verb)

    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"

    manducate, get at, reproof, censure, chide, bait, rile, lash, dun, cod, razz, chit-chat, crucify, grouch, bedevil, reprimand, devil, gossip, get to, tantalise, frustrate, annoy, criminate, chew out, yap away, beat, arouse, cane, trounce, tease, taunt, bring up, slash, berate, lecture, raise, conjure, nark, natter, grumble, rag, crush, confab, rattle on, torment, ride, chew up, irritate, tantalize, underdress, strap, chew, rally, claver, flog, remonstrate, chat, vanquish, yack, chitchat, whip, confabulate, call forth, jaw, talk, rebuke, invoke, nettle, vex, call down, evoke, lambast, yack away, bother, gravel, shoot the breeze, stir, take to task, chaffer, welt, lather, bawl out, point out, dress down, visit, call on the carpet, twit, masticate, chatter, beat out, have words, chew the fat, chafe, scold, shell, conjure up, put forward


  1. lambaste(verb)

    To give a thrashing to; to beat severely.

    beat, hit, thrash

  2. lambaste(verb)

    tell off, berate, scold

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  • verprügeln, beschimpfen, verdreschen, zurechtweisenGerman
  • لامباسPersian
  • pieksää, läksyttää, kurittaa, haukkua, ojentaaFinnish
  • tabbasser, gronder, rouer de coups, reprimander, battre quelqu'un, blamerFrench
  • 酔いどれJapanese
  • iemand aframmelen, afkraken, uitschelden, berispen, iemand een pandoering gevenDutch
  • отлупить, раскритиковать, поколотить, отдубасить, обругать, вздрючить, отчитать, [[задать]] [[трёпкаRussian
  • klå upp, skälla utSwedish

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