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reprimand
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
to criticize someone by telling them what they did wrong — often in a formal manner
  • He would not even have seen after their going to church on Sundays, only Joseph and the curate reprimanded his carelessness when they absented themselves; and that reminded him to order Heathcliff a flogging, and Catherine a fast from dinner or supper.
    Chapter 6 (23% in)

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