Meaning of “berate” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “berate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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berateverb [ T ]

us /bɪˈreɪt/

to criticize someone in an angry manner:

His mother berated him for making a mess.

(Definition of “berate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)