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call on the carpet

see definition of call on the carpet
  • as injaw
  • as inrebuke
  • as inreprimand
  • as inrow
  • as inbring to book
  • as inchide
  • as inadmonish
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Synonyms for call on the carpet

verb criticize
  • abuse
  • baste
  • berate
  • blame
  • censure
  • rail
  • rate
  • revile
  • scold
  • upbraid
  • vituperate
  • call on the carpet
  • tongue-lash

Antonyms for call on the carpet

  • approve
  • commend
  • compliment
  • praise
  • be quiet
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to call on the carpet

admonish

verb. warn, strongly criticize

admonished

verb. warn, strongly criticize

bring to book

verb. call to account

chide

verb. criticize, lecture

chided

verb. criticize, lecture

chiding

verb. criticize, lecture
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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