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objurgate

Verb

1 express strong disapproval of; "We condemn the racism in South Africa"; "These ideas were reprobated" [syn: condemn, reprobate, decry, excoriate]
2 censure severely; "She chastised him for his insensitive remarks" [syn: chastise, castigate, chasten, correct]

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Verb

  1. To rebuke or scold strongly.

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