What does scolding mean?

Definitions for scolding
scold·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chiding, scolding, objurgation, tongue-lashing(noun)

    rebuking a person harshly

Wiktionary

  1. scolding(Noun)

    A succession of critical remarks, such as those directed by a parent towards a misbehaving child.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scolding

    of Scold

  2. Scolding

    a. & n. from Scold, v

How to pronounce scolding?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say scolding in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scolding in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scolding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of scolding in a Sentence

  1. Pearl Buck:

    Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Corporate meeting is largely for appreciating the sycophants, scolding the diligent employees, eating, chatting for whiling away time & then dispersing but not before finalizing the next date of meeting.

Images & Illustrations of scolding

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