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Vocabulary Word

Word: berate

Definition: scold strongly


Sentences Containing 'berate'

Jigen and Goemon berate Lupin for being faithful to Fujiko until Lupin decides to leave Fujiko out.
The coffee machine repairman interrupts to berate Taub and Thirteen for being idiots.

More Vocab Words

::: rebuff - reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
::: effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
::: pacifist - one opposed to force; antimilitarist; ADJ. N. pacifism: opposition to war as a means of resolving disputes
::: prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
::: amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
::: monastic - related to monks or monasteries; removed from worldly concerns
::: retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
::: erroneous - mistaken; wrong; incorrect
::: friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
::: provender - dry food for livestock; fodder