The definition of 'berateing' & the word 'berateing' in example sentences or phrases

censure severely or angrily
  1. The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car
  2. The deputy ragged the Prime Minister
  3. The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup

Synonyms of the word 'berateing' & Antonyms of the word 'berateing'.

Synonymscall on the carpet, have words, reprimand, bawl out, chew up, jaw, rag, lambast, chide, chew out, call down, lecture, trounce, lambaste, reproof, rebuke, berate, take to task, scold, dress down, remonstrate,