Berate and Lecture

Berate

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Berate verb – To criticize (someone) severely or angrily especially for personal failings.
Usage example: there's no need to berate someone for making a mistake during the first day on the job

Lecture is a synonym for berate. In some cases you can use "Lecture" instead a verb "Berate". popular alternative
Nearby Word: berating
Synonyms for Berate

Lecture

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Lecture verb – To criticize (someone) severely or angrily especially for personal failings.
Usage example: the frustrated manager lectured the waitstaff about its poor level of service

Berate is a synonym for lecture in scold topic. You can use "Berate" instead a verb "Lecture", if it concerns topics such as tell off, criticize lengthily. popular alternative
Nearby Words: lecturer, lectured, lecturing, lector, lectureship
Synonyms for Lecture

Common collocations

character berate character lecture character
hero berate hero lecture hero
people berate people lecture people
men berate men lecture men
Other nouns: someone, rest, audience, teacher, harry, doctor, anyone, player, daughter, kids, members, hawkeye, heroes.
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