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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.

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::: brunt - main impact or shock (of an attack or blow); Ex. brunt of the argument