To blame or scold in a sharp way; reprimand
To scold is to criticize, chastise or rebuke someone for something.
The definition of alert is to take action and warn people to be aware of something that has happened in the past, is presently occurring, or will happen in the future.
To rebuke severely or formally
To express disapproval of (something done or said); censure
To consent to officially or formally; confirm or sanction:
To give a lecture or lectures
To present something to (a person) as an act of politeness or respect
(Obs.) To set a price on; appraise
To make seem better or more attractive than is so
To criticize for a fault or an offense
To scold mildly so as to correct or improve; reprimand:
To give counsel to; advise:
To give a warning or admonishment:
To give notice to (a person) to stay or keep (off, away, etc.)
To order (someone) authoritatively to do something, esp. by legal injunction
Reprehend is defined as to blame or strongly judge a person or action.
To give praise to; glorify.
To commend highly; praise:
(Archaic) To chasten
To perform as rap music:
To accuse of and blame for a fault so as to make feel ashamed; rebuke; reprove
To impose and collect a tax on (something).
The definition of alarm is to warn of danger or to make someone afraid or distressed.
To deprive of courage, hope, or confidence; dishearten
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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