To use abusive language habitually
Reprimand is defined as to severely or formally scold someone.
To counsel (another) against something to be avoided or warn (that something is dangerous):
To scold or rebuke severely
To consider responsible for a misdeed, failure, or undesirable outcome:
To lecture is defined as to deliver a speech or to talk to someone about why he or she was wrong.
Rail is defined as to speak or act bitterly or hatefully against.
To reprove is to criticize or scold someone.
To win or obtain by argument:
To criticize for a fault or an offense
(Archaic) To chasten
To perform as rap music:
(Obsolete) To check or repress.
To impose and collect a tax on (something).
(Obs.) To set a price on; appraise
Rag is defined as to tease, joke with or nag.
To defeat decisively:
(Slang) To talk, esp. in a boring or abusive way
To present and urge reasons in opposition or complaint; protest; object; expostulate
To present something to (a person) as an act of politeness or respect
To give praise to; glorify.
Find another word for chide. In this page you can discover 42 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for chide, like: scold, reprimand, criticize, admonish, berate, blame, castigate, censure, lecture, rail and reprehend.