Scold – meaning of the word and examples

To speak to someone angrily because you disapprove of their behaviour: (Cambridge Dictionary)

To find fault with angrily; chide; reprimand: (

A woman who disturbs the public peace by noisy and quarrelsome or abusive behaviour. (Merriam – Webster)

If you scold someone, you speak angrily to them because they have done something wrong. (Collins Dictionary)

Remonstrate with or rebuke (someone) angrily. (Oxford Dictionaries)

(of a bird) call loudly and persistently. (Oxford Dictionaries)


The Truth about Scolding.

Scolding your child to discipline him? Parents, know your limits.

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