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How to sign: censure severely or angrily
"The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car"; "The deputy ragged the Prime Minister"; "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup";
Similiar / Same: call on the carpet, berate, dress down, bawl out, chew out, chew up, reproof, have words, rebuke, chide, lambaste, call down, reprimand, lecture, lambast, remonstrate, trounce, jaw, rag
How to sign: show one's unhappiness or critical attitude
"He scolded about anything that he thought was wrong"; "We grumbled about the increased work load";