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chide
used in The Hidden Oracle

4 uses
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Definition
to tell someone they have done wrong — sometimes in a gentle way to encourage better behavior
  • Her bossy nasal voice made her sound like she was chiding a playmate in a game of make-believe.
    p. 13.2
  • "Yeah, Valentina, control yourself," Damien chided, though his eyes were red.
    p. 140.8
  • Go ahead and chide me.
    p. 145.7
  • As soon as I thought this, I chided myself: Of course it would bring me where I least wanted to be.
    p. 167.6

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