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  1. Rebuking

    of Rebuke

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rebuking in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rebuking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of rebuking in a Sentence

  1. Madihha Ahussain:

    We thank Jack Dorsey for acknowledging the serious problem of political misinformation and for not-so-subtly rebuking Facebooks reckless political ad policy. Facebooks decision to accept money for political ads that spread falsehoods puts American Muslims, immigrants and other vulnerable communities in danger.

  2. Charles Krauthammer:

    It really is a very strong statement from the court about the unbelievable overreach of this president and his administration, it's not a decision that's standing out on its own. This is the culmination of a string of decisions from the courts rebuking the president and his administration for time after time exceeding its authority and stepping over the authority of the other branches.

  3. Joe Biden:

    It would be a rebuke of their bad policies, the lack of prosecution that goes on from Kamala's friend Kim Foxx in the state's attorney office – those are the things that are a part of the reason why this crime runs rampant and they cannot speak on it without rebuking themselves.

  4. Ben Zobrist:

    Wife took umbrage at her husband’s rebuking her privately after the party for acting in this manner in public. However, unknown to husband, wife was already ‘in love’ with Pastor Yawn.

  5. Richard Blumenthal:

    ( Mueller's) letter was an extraordinary act, a career prosecutor rebuking the attorney general of the United States, memorializing in writing, i know of no other instance of that happening.

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    (used of persons) bound to a tract of land; hence their service is transferable from owner to owner
    • A. soft-witted
    • B. ectomorphic
    • C. occlusive
    • D. adscripted

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