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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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