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critical
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don't be so critical
Definition
finding fault and telling others; or tending to have unfavorable opinions
  • Mother won't criticize me in front of him, for fear he might notice my flaws himself.
    Chapter 19 (18% in)
  • Plus I couldn't stand the thought of Mother nosing around, criticizing me all over again.
    Chapter 6 (30% in)

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  • I was off the farm, out from under the criticism.
    Chapter 5 (87% in)

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