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synonyms for scolded

  • chided
  • rebuked

antonyms for scolded

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  • complimented
  • praised
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How to use scolded in a sentence

He elbowed, criticised, scolded and toadied to Clement Chardin des Lupeaulx and other office-holders.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
A serious voice arrested the willow switch: I didnt like to be scolded when I was a little girl, it used to make me cry.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
As Mata scolded, the girl nestled back among her quilts, smiling mischievously.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
His father scolded him somewhat impatiently, and sent him back to bed again, assuring him that he had been dreaming.
URANIACAMILLE FLAMMARION
When I scolded him, he undulated his silly yellow body, sprang upon his hind legs, and licked my hands.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
She attended to all, friend and foe, with equal kindness, but scolded the Hessians for coming to America to butcher the people.
ELSIE'S VACATION AND AFTER EVENTSMARTHA FINLEY
A new husband would have to be scolded—and gently chided—until he learns my ways.
THE TIN WOODMAN OF OZL. FRANK BAUM
I would cry shame upon you, Judith,” I scolded, “were I not so careful of your feelings.
THE CRUISE OF THE SHINING LIGHTNORMAN DUNCAN
What would her father say when he knew she was scolded the first day of school!
PATCHWORKANNA BALMER MYERS
What if Aunt Maria sometimes scolded her for bringing so many "weeds" into the house!
PATCHWORKANNA BALMER MYERS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SCOLDED

  • birched
  • chastened
  • chastised
  • confined
  • corrected
  • defrocked
  • dismissed
  • executed
  • exiled
  • expelled
  • flogged
  • grounded
  • immured
  • imprisoned
  • incarcerated
  • lectured
  • penalized
  • reproved
  • scolded
  • sentenced
  • switched
  • whipped
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