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scold

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";

bawl-out in ASL Watch how to sign bawl-out in American Sign Language
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rebuke in ASL Watch how to sign rebuke in American Sign Language
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berate in ASL Watch how to sign berate in American Sign Language
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call on the carpet in ASL Watch how to sign call on the carpet in American Sign Language
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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

Categories: criticise, criticize, knock, pick apart

Within this category: chastise, tell off

scold

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";

scold in ASL Watch how to sign scold in American Sign Language
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grumble in ASL Watch how to sign grumble in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: grouch, grumble

Categories: complain, kvetch, plain, quetch, sound off

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