What does scolding mean?

Definitions for scolding

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word scolding.

Princeton's WordNet

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

    rebuking a person harshly


  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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  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.

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