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tear into

see definition of tear into
  • as inlash
  • as inattack
  • as invilify
  • as invituperate
  • as inwade
  • as incommence
  • as indress down
  • as inexcoriate
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Synonyms for tear into

verb criticize harshly
  • berate
  • castigate
  • scold
  • abuse
  • attack
  • baste
  • belabor
  • blister
  • censure
  • flay
  • fulminate
  • jaw
  • lambaste
  • lampoon
  • ridicule
  • satirize
  • upbraid
  • bawl out
  • chew out
  • exprobate
  • tear into
  • tell off
  • tongue-lash

Antonyms for tear into

  • compliment
  • praise
  • approve
  • defend
  • flatter
  • protect
  • support
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to tear into

attack

verb. set to work
  • buckle down
  • deal with
  • dive into
  • plunge into
  • set to
  • start in on
  • tackle
  • take up
  • tear into

attacking

verb. set to work

attacks

verb. set to work

commence

verb. start action

commenced

verb. start action

commencing

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