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critical
used in The Glass Castle

4 uses
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Definition
finding fault and telling others; or tending to have unfavorable opinions
  • Mom said that anyone critical of her driving could help with the task.
    p. 124.3
critical = expressing unfavorable opinions
  • You remind me of my mother—criticize, criticize, criticize.
    p. 187.9
  • criticize = give opinions of what is wrong with something

    (editor's note:  The suffix "-ive" converts a word to a verb. This is the same pattern you see in words like apologize, theorize, and dramatize.)
  • You remind me of my mother—criticize, criticize, criticize.
    p. 187.9
  • criticize = give opinions of what is wrong with something

    (editor's note:  The suffix "-ive" converts a word to a verb. This is the same pattern you see in words like apologize, theorize, and dramatize.)
  • You remind me of my mother—criticize, criticize, criticize.
    p. 187.9
criticize = give opinions of what is wrong with something

(editor's note:  The suffix "-ive" converts a word to a verb. This is the same pattern you see in words like apologize, theorize, and dramatize.)
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