Definition of 'berate'
Example sentences containing 'berate'
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For once I controlled myself and didn't berate her as a feeling of dread spread through me. THE EXECUTION (2002)They wouldn't need to berate heaven, or put on smiles when all they wanted to do was scream. EVERVILLE (2002)
She began to regret not being ashore where she could berate her brother without straining her voice. AMBERBEACH (2002)
Trends of 'berate'
Used Occasionally. berate is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'berate'
British English: berate VERB
If you berate someone, you speak to them angrily about something they have done wrong.
She berated him for the noise he made.
Definition of berate from the Collins English Dictionary
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