Dress down synonyms
To blame or scold in a sharp way; reprimand
To scold is to criticize, chastise or rebuke someone for something.
To reprove (someone) severely, especially in a formal or official way.
To express strong disapproval of or criticize severely, especially in an official capacity:
To present something to (a person) as an act of politeness or respect
Praise is defined as to give someone approval, or to thank God.
To try to please, or ingratiate oneself with, by praise and attention
(Military, intransitive) To arrange in exact continuity of line, as soldiers; commonly to adjust to a straight line and at proper distance; to align. Sometimes an imperative command.
Rag is defined as to tease, joke with or nag.
To defeat decisively:
To lecture is defined as to deliver a speech or to talk to someone about why he or she was wrong.
(Slang) To talk, esp. in a boring or abusive way
censure severely or angrily
To scold mildly so as to correct or improve; reprimand:
To scold or rebuke severely
To present and urge reasons in opposition or complaint; protest; object; expostulate
To present in a favorable light.
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