HyperDic: reprimand

English > 3 senses of the word reprimand:
VERBcommunicationreprimand, censure, criminaterebuke formally
communicationreprimand, call on the carpet, take to task, rebuke, rag, trounce, lecture, jaw, dress down, call down, scold, chide, berate, bawl out, remonstrate, chew out, chew up, have words, lambaste, lambastcensure severely or angrily
NOUNcommunicationreprimand, rebuke, reproof, reproval, reprehensionan act or expression of criticism and censure
reprimand > pronunciation
Soundsreh'prahmae.nd
Rhymesampersand ... woodland: 90 rhymes with aend...
English > reprimand: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningAn act or expression of criticism and censure.
Synonymsrebuke, reproof, reproval, reprehension
Narroweradmonition, admonishment, monitionA firm rebuke
berating, blowing upA severe rebuke
castigation, earful, bawling out, chewing out, upbraiding, going-over, dressing downA severe scolding
chiding, scolding, objurgation, tongue-lashingrebuking a person harshly
correction, chastening, chastisementA rebuke for making a mistake
lecture, speech, talking toA lengthy rebuke
reproachA mild rebuke or criticism
riot actA vigorous reprimand
what forA strong reprimand
Broadercriticism, unfavorable judgmentdisapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings
Spanishregaño, reprensión, reprimenda, reprobación, reproche, salmorejo
Catalanadmonició, amonestació, regany, reprensió, reprimenda, reprovació, retret
Verbsreprimandrebuke formally
reprimandcensure severely or angrily
English > reprimand: 3 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningrebuke formally.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymscensure, criminate
NarroweranimadvertExpress blame or censure or make a harshly critical remark
Broaderknock, criticize, criticise, pick apartfind fault with
Spanishamonestar, censurar, incriminar, reprender
Catalancensurar, reprendre
Nounsreprimandan act or expression of criticism and censure
English > reprimand: 3 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningcensure severely or angrily.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymscall on the carpet, take to task, rebuke, rag, trounce, lecture, jaw, dress down, call down, scold, chide, berate, bawl out, remonstrate, chew out, chew up, have words, lambaste, lambast
Narrowerchastise, castigate, objurgate, chasten, correctcensure severely
tell off, brush downreprimand
Broaderknock, criticize, criticise, pick apartfind fault with
Spanishamonestar, censurar, criticar, dar una paliza, discutir, echar una reprimenda, increpar, llamar la atención, poner verde, rechazar, reconvenir, regañar, reñir, reprender a gritos, reprender, reprimir, reprobar, reprochar, retar, tener unas palabras, vociferar
Catalanamonestar, increpar, reganyar, renyar, reprendre
Nounsreprimandan act or expression of criticism and censure

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