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synonyms for piece of one's mind

  • admonition
  • censure
  • rebuke
  • admonishment
  • blame
  • castigation
  • chiding
  • comeuppance
  • grooming
  • lecture
  • ragging
  • rap
  • reprehension
  • reproof
  • scolding
  • tongue-lashing
  • bawling out
  • calling down
  • dressing-down
  • hard time
  • slap on wrist
  • talking-to
  • telling-off
  • what for
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antonyms for piece of one's mind

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  • compliment
  • praise
  • commendation
  • forgiveness
  • reward
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How to use piece of one's mind in a sentence

Other things being equal, the volume of voice used measures the value that the mind puts upon the thought.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
He was too drowsy to hold the thought more than a moment in his mind, much less to reflect upon it.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
"There's just one thing I'd like to ask, if you don't mind," said Cynthia, coming suddenly out of a brown study.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
I assure you, no matter how beautifully we play any piece, the minute Liszt plays it, you would scarcely recognize it!
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
The vision—it had been an instantaneous flash after all and nothing more—had left his mind completely for the time.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
I was busy loading the piece when an exclamation of surprise from one of the men made me look up.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Many British Ferns evidence a marked tendency to “sport,” and this is a fact which the beginner should always bear in mind.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
The Father had been in sore straits of mind, as month after month had passed without tidings of his "blessed child."
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
To be wiser than other men is to be honester than they; and strength of mind is only courage to see and speak the truth.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
There were two battalions, together about a thousand men; and they brought a field-piece with them.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO PIECE OF ONE'S MIND

  • admonishment
  • admonition
  • bawling out
  • blame
  • calling down
  • castigation
  • censure
  • chiding
  • comeuppance
  • dressing-down
  • grooming
  • hard time
  • lecture
  • piece of one's mind
  • ragging
  • rap
  • rebuke
  • reprehension
  • reproof
  • scolding
  • slap on wrist
  • talking-to
  • telling-off
  • tongue-lashing
  • what for
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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