berate

語源: be=thoroughy(すっかり) + rate=どなりつける、ののしる

動詞:(やや形式ばって)人をけなす、叱る、どやしつける

Nobody could berate the boy about the headphone noise he made inside the bus.

After the last week's shelling of the island, the UN members loudly berate the Communist country for its belligerence and the lack of human rights.

The internet giant berated the country for the Intenet censorship and decided to withdraw from its business in the area.

類義語
scold 特に、子どもを叱る場合に使う。
The usually calm father scold his son for telling a lie.

rebuke
reprimand
公の場で非難する、懲戒する。職権をもって戒告を行う場合にも用いる
The committee rebuked the official for drunk driving.
The Diet member was reprimanded for his negligence in doing his duty.
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