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reprimand
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

2 uses
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Definition
to criticize someone by telling them what they did wrong — often in a formal manner
  • The count smiled as if the child bade fair to realize his hopes, while Madame de Villefort reprimanded her son with a gentleness and moderation very far from conveying the least idea of a fault having been committed.
    Chapters 47-48 (42% in)
  • The brutal affectation with which you have enumerated and classified your crimes calls for a severe reprimand on the part of the court, both in the name of morality, and for the respect due to humanity.
    Chapters 109-110 (63% in)

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