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chide
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
to tell someone they have done wrong — sometimes in a gentle way to encourage better behavior
  • "Yes, Philip," she said, with her childish contrition when he used to chide her, "you are right, I know.
    6.7 -- Book 6 Chapter 7 -- Philip Re-enters (34% in)

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