criticnoun [ C ]uk /ˈkrɪt.ɪk/ us /ˈkrɪt̬.ɪk/
C1 someone who says that they do not approve of someone or something:
- Annie's the film critic for the local radio station, so she's got a free pass for all the cinemas in the area.
- Fleck was certainly not the only critic to do a hatchet job on his latest novel.
- Mr Masack is an outspoken critic of the present government.
- He has been a persistent critic of the president.
- She is her own sternest critic.