Disapprove and criticize

upbraid
(v)
up-BRAID
Meaning

severely scold; reprimand

1st Sample Sentence

When I failed to get that job, I had to listen to my wife upbraid me for it for months afterwards.

Synonyms

censure, decry, denounce, deplore, deprecate, impugn, lambaste, reproach, upbraid

Antonyms

extol, laud, lionize

Mnemonics

It has the word raid in it, it implies when sm1 raids your house and finds black money, u will be scolded very badly

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