To talk is to speak, to have the power to speak, or to have a formal conversation.
To beat soundly; thrash
To say or plead in protest, objection, complaint, etc.
To scold or rebuke severely
(Slang, former) To scold or reprove, esp. repeatedly
To rebuke severely or formally
To criticize or complain about (something).
The definition of admonish means to let someone know that you are not happy with his or her actions or to scold a person.
To express disapproval to (someone); criticize:
(--- U.S. Navy) To assign a rate to
To teach or instruct by preaching; to inform by preaching.
To narrate or discuss.
To arrange, group, or rate according to qualities or characteristics; assign to a class; classify.
To express strong disapproval of or criticize severely, especially in an official capacity:
To castigate is to criticize or punish someone severely.
To direct the efforts or attention of (oneself):
To explain in detail; elucidate:
(Archaic) To address; to accost; to speak to.
(Archaic) To speak to; address
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
To teach is to share knowledge of a subject with a student or students.
Find another word for lectured. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for lectured, like: talked, lambasted, remonstrated, berated, chided, scolded, jawed, reprimanded, trounced, ragged and rebuked.