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  • verbdisapprove, judge as bad
  • verbanalyze, interpret

synonyms for criticized

  • blame
  • blast
  • castigate
  • censure
  • chastise
  • chide
  • condemn
  • denounce
  • excoriate
  • reprimand
  • bash
  • blister
  • carp
  • clobber
  • disparage
  • fluff
  • fustigate
  • hit
  • knock
  • lambaste
  • pan
  • rap
  • reprehend
  • reprobate
  • reprove
  • rip
  • roast
  • scorch
  • skin
  • slam
  • slog
  • slug
  • trash
  • trim
  • zap
  • animadvert on
  • come down on
  • cut down
  • cut to bits
  • cut up
  • denunciate
  • do a number on
  • dress down
  • find fault
  • fulminate against
  • give bad press
  • jump on
  • nag at
  • nit-pick
  • pick at
  • scathe
  • skin alive
  • take down
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antonyms for criticized

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  • approve
  • commend
  • compliment
  • exonerate
  • forgive
  • laud
  • praise
  • flatter
  • lose
  • estimate
  • guess
  • suppose
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How to use criticized in a sentence

Regardless, some Republic legislators in the state have criticized the mask requirement, calling it unconstitutional.
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The letter criticized NHTSA for moving in the opposite direction in its new changes.
HOUSE SUBCOMMITTEE SAYS PROPOSED BOOSTER SEAT SAFETY RULES FALL SHORTBY PATRICIA CALLAHANNOVEMBER 19, 2020PROPUBLICA
Google local support has historically been criticized for uneven quality.
GOOGLE’S NEW SMALL BUSINESS ADVISORS PROGRAM AIMS TO HELP SMBS GROWGREG STERLINGNOVEMBER 17, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
It was criticized for not ensuring enough PCR tests at the beginning, and when antigen tests became available, it shoved them at the states without a coordinated plan, he said.
RAPID TESTING IS LESS ACCURATE THAN THE GOVERNMENT WANTS TO ADMITBY LISA SONGNOVEMBER 16, 2020PROPUBLICA
After all, he had previously introduced legislation to remove Earth science from NASA's mission statement, and he criticized same-sex marriages.
JIM BRIDENSTINE IS LEAVING NASA. HOW SHOULD WE ASSESS HIS 30-MONTH TENURE?ERIC BERGERNOVEMBER 11, 2020ARS TECHNICA
Some parents have criticized the district for, they say, slow-rolling its reopening.
MORNING REPORT: PURPLE HAZEVOICE OF SAN DIEGONOVEMBER 11, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
At the TCF Center on Wednesday, a group of Republicans who wanted to be election “challengers” criticized how the vote-counting was unfolding and demanded to be let inside.
A VIRAL VIDEO IMPLIED A MAN WAS ILLEGALLY MOVING BALLOTS. IT WAS A PHOTOGRAPHER AND HIS EQUIPMENT.MARISA IATI, ADRIANA USERONOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I did criticize Wild Oats about six times in an eight-year period.
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There was a time when there was no shortage of marketers queuing up to publicly criticize these practices.
‘THERE’S A PLAUSIBLE DENIABILITY ASPECT’: WHY MARKETERS ARE SITTING ON THE SIDELINES IN THE REGULATORY FIGHTS AGAINST BIG TECHSEB JOSEPHNOVEMBER 2, 2020DIGIDAY
Justice Democrats pulled back its support immediately after Gómez expressed strong support for Israel and criticized the movement to Boycott, Divest and Sanction Israel.
POLITICS REPORT: IT’S HAPPENING! PLUS, THE ELECTIONS CONTESTSCOTT LEWIS AND ANDREW KEATTSOCTOBER 31, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
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WORDS RELATED TO CRITICIZED

  • abstracted
  • analyzed
  • considered
  • criticized
  • critiqued
  • examined
  • investigated
  • judged
  • outlined
  • studied
  • summarized
  • surveyed
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