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Too much time away from picking items off shelves to ship to consumers — time that is tracked by computers — can lead to reprimands that can slow raises and promotions, and even lead to termination.
AMAZON’S ANTI-UNION BLITZ STALKS ALABAMA WAREHOUSE WORKERS EVERYWHERE, EVEN THE BATHROOMJAY GREENEFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
At airports, warnings and reprimands to passengers who refuse to comply with federal security screeners gained teeth with the order.
TRANSPORTATION AGENCIES WRESTLE WITH NEW FEDERAL MASK MANDATELUZ LAZO, LORI ARATANI, JUSTIN GEORGEFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s therefore likely that Pack and his team will leave government before receiving any reprimands.
FEDERAL WATCHDOG SAYS “SUBSTANTIAL LIKELIHOOD OF WRONGDOING” AT US BROADCASTING AGENCYALEX WARDDECEMBER 3, 2020VOX
The board of overseers sanctioned Mason for unprofessional conduct in 2009 for exposing himself to both women, giving him one of its lowest public sanctions — a reprimand.
MAINE HIRES LAWYERS WITH CRIMINAL RECORDS TO DEFEND ITS POOREST RESIDENTSBY SAMANTHA HOGAN, THE MAINE MONITOR, WITH DATA ANALYSIS BY AGNEL PHILIPOCTOBER 6, 2020PROPUBLICA
Browder said in a deposition for the case that he faced no internal reprimands or discipline, and that the shooting didn’t even come up in his yearly performance review.
POLICE REVIEW BOARD WAS DENIED DOCS, INTERVIEWS IN 2015 SHOOTING REVIEWSARA LIBBYJULY 22, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
According to The Associated Press, 16 of the complaints were “closed with no discipline” and two letters of reprimand were issued for Chauvin related to the other cases.
POLICE OFFICERS ACCUSED OF BRUTAL VIOLENCE OFTEN HAVE A HISTORY OF COMPLAINTS BY CITIZENSLGBTQ-EDITORJUNE 1, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
One would think that the chorus should rather give the son a severe reprimand for speaking in so brutal a manner to his father.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
Hoory Nicolas then began to converse with me, in the way of reprimand, for being in connexion with the English.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
More than once had Betsy's careless behavior drawn a reprimand upon her father.
NAPOLEON'S YOUNG NEIGHBORHELEN LEAH REED
Maciej did not finish his sentence, however, for the offended shoemaker began to reprimand him sternly.
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WORDS RELATED TO REPRIMAND

  • castigation
  • chastening
  • criticism
  • discipline
  • penalty
  • rebuke
  • reprimand
  • reproof
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