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Hot Words for the SAT 3rd Edition Lesson 12 - YOU SHOULD NOT HAVE DONE THAT! Words Relating to Criticizing, Disapproving, or Scolding

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berate
vb. to rebuke or scold in a harsh tone
carp
vb. to find fault; to be critical
castigate
vb. to scold or punish severely
censure
vb. to criticize strongly
chastise
vb. to punish or scold harshly
deprecate
vb. to show mild disapproval
deride
vb. to ridicule or make fun of; to scoff at
impugn
vb. to oppose or attack someone or something as false or refutable
rebuff
vb. snub; to bluntly refuse
rebuke
vb. to reprimand or scold sharply
reprove
vb. to speak to in a disapproving manner; to scold
upbraid
vb. to express disapproval of; to scold bitterly