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rebuke

verb [T] uk   us   /rɪˈbjuːk/ formal
to speak angrily to someone because you disapprove of what they have said or done: I was rebuked by my manager for being late.
rebuke
noun [C or U] uk   us  
He received a stern rebuke from the manager.
Translations of “rebuke”
in Arabic يُوبّخ, يُعنّف…
in Korean 꾸짖다, 질책하다…
in Malaysian dimarahi…
in French réprimander…
in Turkish terslemek, azarlamak, çıkışmak…
in Italian rimproverare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 斥責, 指責, 訓斥…
in Russian делать выговор, давать нагоняй…
in Polish upominać, ganić…
in Vietnamese khiển trách…
in Spanish reprender…
in Portuguese censurar, repreender…
in Thai ดุด่า…
in German rüffeln…
in Catalan reprendre…
in Japanese ~を叱る, 叱責する…
in Indonesian menegur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 斥责, 指责, 训斥…
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