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rebuke
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

2 uses
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Definition
criticize severely; or such criticism
  • The struggles and wrangles of the lads for her hand in a jig were an amusement to her—no more; and when they became fierce she rebuked them.
    1 — The Maiden (17% in)
  • Her rebuke and her mood seemed to fill the whole room, and to impart a cowed look to the furniture, and candle, and children playing about, and to her mother's face.
    1 — The Maiden (22% in)

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