Definitions for lambastelæmˈbeɪst, -ˈbæst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cane, flog, lambaste, lambast(verb)

    beat with a cane

  2. 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(verb)

    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"


  1. lambaste(Verb)

    To scold, reprimand or criticize harshly.

  2. lambaste(Verb)

    To give a thrashing to; to beat severely.

  3. Origin: First attested in 1637. Probably

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lambaste(verb)

    to beat severely

Anagrams of lambaste »

  1. blastema

  2. labmates

Translations for lambaste

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Arabic
  • verprügeln, beschimpfen, verdreschen, zurechtweisenGerman
  • pieksää, läksyttää, kurittaa, haukkua, ojentaaFinnish
  • tabbasser, gronder, rouer de coups, reprimander, battre quelqu'un, blamerFrench
  • iemand aframmelen, afkraken, uitschelden, berispen, iemand een pandoering gevenDutch
  • отлупить, раскритиковать, поколотить, отдубасить, обругать, вздрючить, отчитать, [[задать]] [[трёпкаRussian
  • klå upp, skälla utSwedish

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