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synonyms for revile

  • berate
  • castigate
  • chide
  • criticize
  • denounce
  • disparage
  • scorn
  • vilify
  • abuse
  • admonish
  • blame
  • censure
  • denigrate
  • lambaste
  • lecture
  • ream
  • reprimand
  • reproach
  • reprobate
  • reprove
  • vituperate
  • give a talking to
  • lay down the law
  • rake over the coals
  • tongue-lash
See also synonyms for: reviled / reviling
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antonyms for revile

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  • approve
  • commend
  • compliment
  • laud
  • praise
  • applaud
  • cherish
  • exonerate
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How to use revile in a sentence

The Paralympics are supposed to celebrate people with disabilities, not revile them.
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In the span of a few years, Crocs have gone from reviled to subversively cool to mainstream.
CROCS ARE NOW MAINSTREAM FOOTWEAR, LIKE IT OR NOTMARC BAINJULY 22, 2021QUARTZ
Specifically, how some ethnic groups that enjoy broad acceptance today were once reviled, such as, for example, the Irish.
EVERY AMERICAN NEEDS TO TAKE A HISTORY OF MEXICO CLASSGABRIELA LAVEAGAJULY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
While Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama has long been reviled by Beijing as a dangerous “splittist,” his image was still displayed discreetly.
HOW BEIJING IS REDEFINING WHAT IT MEANS TO BE CHINESE, FROM XINJIANG TO INNER MONGOLIACHARLIE CAMPBELL/SHANGHAIJULY 12, 2021TIME
The company is widely reviled by all except those who cash its checks.
SAN DIEGO HAS MORE LEVERAGE IN FRANCHISE FEE DEAL THAN IT’S LETTING ONCRAIG D. ROSEJANUARY 6, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
He would set impositions of unprecedented length, and revile himself for ruining the victim's handwriting.
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They praise that which they know, they revile that which they know not.
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The public were p. 158appealed to on the subject; pamphlets were written and newspapers were hired to revile the railway.
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We had a bugle player who played revile when the German Camp Commander and his group came in every morning.
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As soon as they arrived Inside the wire he would start playing a swinging revile.
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