Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: chide
IPA transcription: [tʃ'aɪd]
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: call_on_the_carpet, take_to_task, rebuke, rag, trounce, reproof, lecture, reprimand, jaw, dress_down, call_down, scold, chide, berate, bawl_out, remonstrate, chew_out, chew_up, have_words, lambaste, lambast
    Meaning: 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"
Usage examples
  • Why chide with Yue?