- An angry rebuke or reprimand: she’d get a scolding from VictoriaMore example sentences
- From what I can tell from a number of the scoldings posted, she seemed to raise the ire of many.
- They represent gentle scoldings of the modern sensibility; they remind us of our unparalleled capacity for complacency and myopia.
- It seems that in spite of the many scoldings that I had received from him over the years, he really did support my dream from the beginning.
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- Angrily rebuking or reprimanding: a scolding glareMore example sentences
- "I can manage the rest on my own, thank you," she said with a scolding look.
- The minister's shrilly voice seemed to ring in your ears similar to your mother's scolding voice.
- She repeatedly uses the phrase, "did no such thing," sounding more like a scolding parent than an objective journalist.