Definition of Objurgate in English :

Define Objurgate in English

Objurgate meaning in English

Meaning of Objurgate in English

Pronunciation of Objurgate in English

Objurgate pronunciation in English

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1. condemn, decry, excoriate, objurgate, reprobate

express strong disapproval of

Example Sentences:
'We condemn the racism in South Africa'
'These ideas were reprobated'

2. castigate, chasten, chastise, correct, objurgate

censure severely

Example Sentences:
'She chastised him for his insensitive remarks'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of objurgate
to scold or reprimand

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verb transitiveWord forms: ˈobjurˌgated or ˈobjurˌgating
to chide vehemently; upbraid sharply; rebuke; berate

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tr.v. ob·jur·gat·ed, ob·jur·gat·ing, ob·jur·gates
To scold or rebuke sharply; berate.

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