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rail

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  • verbcriticize harshly
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Synonyms for rail

verb criticize harshly
  • castigate
  • complain
  • fume
  • inveigh
  • rant
  • scold
  • thunder
  • abuse
  • attack
  • berate
  • blast
  • censure
  • fulminate
  • jaw
  • rate
  • revile
  • upbraid
  • vituperate
  • vociferate
  • whip
  • bawl out
  • chew out
  • objurate
  • tongue-lash

Antonyms for rail

  • be happy
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • praise
  • approve
  • defend
  • protect
  • support
  • surrender
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More words related to rail

balustrade

noun. rail for stairs
  • handrail
  • post
  • rail

banister

noun. railing of stairs

bar

noun. barrier; blockage

castigate

verb. criticize severely

declaim

verb. proclaim; get on a soapbox

dress down

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