Hindi translation of 'rebuke'
Word forms: rebukes, rebuking, rebuked
transitive verb, variable noun
If you rebuke someone, or if you give them a rebuke, you speak severely to them because they have said or done something that you do not approve of.[formal]फटकारना/फटकार nf
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He also rebuked the government for failing to consult on the moves.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It will also be a rebuke to anybody who may have doubted the direction of Imagination's long and winding road.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Just four months earlier investors had delivered a stinging rebuke.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The following week the chief executives of all the big banks said that they supported electrification in a public rebuke of the BBA.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The vote was also a rebuke to business leaders - most of whom had backed the campaign to stay in the EU.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
This earned a crushing rebuke from the archaeological establishment.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
What must have hurt most, though, was an earlier stinging rebuke from one of their own.The Sun (2016)
There should be a public rebuke.The Broken God (1993)
It surely brought them a stinging rebuke from their manager.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Other Chelsea players also rebuked the official.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
He almost lost his job over that but escaped with a stern public rebuke.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Possible sanctions range from an embarrassing public rebuke to a fine and imprisonment.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
There is also a rebuke against class, hierarchy and status.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
What a public rebuke from the country's top boffin.The Sun (2015)
Yesterday the US issued a rebuke.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It was a strong rebuke.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: rebuke VERB
If you rebuke someone, you speak severely to them because they have said or done something that you do not approve of.
His boss had to publicly rebuke him.
Translation of rebuke from the Collins English to Hindi