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Upbraid

Nov 2, 2016 11:57 IST

Meaning: To find fault with or reproach severely

Type: Verb

Pronunciation: uhp-breyd

Usage/Example: 1. Palestinian couple state their desire to recover property stolen from ancestors during the creation of Israel, and Jewish guests upbraid them. (Source: Mondoweiss)

2. Kelly has been known to upbraid his players publicly. (Source: SFGate)

3. It is probably the first time a lady in this position would publicly upbraid her husband and his team. (Source: TheCable)

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