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Synonyms for scoldingscold·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chiding, scolding, objurgation, tongue-lashingnoun

    rebuking a person harshly

    Synonyms:
    tongue-lashing, chiding, objurgation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scoldingadjective

    Synonyms:
    chiding, berating, abusive, vituperative

  2. scoldingnoun

    Synonyms:
    railing, vituperation, abuse, JAW

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. scoldingadjective

    Synonyms:
    berating, chiding, censorious, shrewish, reprehensory, termagant

  2. scoldingnoun

    Synonyms:
    chiding, censure, rating, reprimand, reprehension, rebuke, berating

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How to use scolding in a sentence?

  1. Pearl Buck:

    Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Corporate meeting is largely for appreciating the sycophants, scolding the diligent employees, eating, chatting for whiling away time & then dispersing but not before finalizing the next date of meeting.

  3. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    Most kings should be entertained because they lack talent except killing and scolding others.

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