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lessoning

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  • as inrebuke
  • as inreprimand
  • as inreproach
  • as inchide

synonyms for lessoning

  • admonish
  • berate
  • castigate
  • censure
  • chide
  • go after
  • oppose
  • reprimand
  • reproach
  • scold
  • upbraid
  • blame
  • fry
  • give a talking-to
  • jawbone
  • lecture
  • lesson
  • monish
  • pay
  • rake
  • read
  • reprehend
  • reprove
  • rip
  • zap
  • bawl out
  • call on the carpet
  • carp on
  • chew out
  • climb all over
  • dress down
  • jump down one's throat
  • jump on
  • lay into
  • lean on
  • sit on
  • sound off
  • take to task
  • tear apart
  • tell off
  • tick off

antonyms for lessoning

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  • approve
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • laud
  • praise
  • commend
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • laud
  • praise
  • forgive
  • reward
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How to use lessoning in a sentence

The lessoning do not apply to them, the breadth swept by their columns varied from 40 to 60 miles.
LIFE OF WM. TECUMSEH SHERMAN.W. FLETCHER JOHNSON
He said it half in defiance of the trail's fierce lessoning; but it was truer than he knew.
THE MAGNETIC NORTHELIZABETH ROBINS (C. E. RAIMOND)
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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