Definition of 'reprimand'

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This could lead to both men being given a formal reprimand. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It could result in both MEPs facing a formal reprimand or having expenses allowances cut. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Scotland feel there is little risk of a points deduction that could affect qualification for the World Cup and they would accept a fine or reprimand. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It has barely issued a reprimand or fine in years. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She contacted navy investigators and he has now received a reprimand. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He avoided being struck off but was handed a formal reprimand that will stay on his teaching record. The Sun (2010)The company was fined 135,000 and given a formal reprimand. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Some think he got off lightly last week when a formal reprimand was the upshot of a lengthy inquiry into complaints about him. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And yes, the teacher reprimanded me. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The tribunal has powers to reprimand, fine or strike off. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Fans get banned for life, players escape with a fine and a reprimand. The Sun (2012)He received a written reprimand. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Maybe reprimanded and heavily fined. Christianity Today (2000)A reprimand and fine seemed inevitable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He has been warned as to his future conduct, issued with a reprimand and will be target tested for the next two years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Partners in other law firms have been reprimanded or fined sums ranging from 1,000 to 25,000. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He'd been reprimanded, fined and banned. The Sun (2010)Will the council offer advice, issue a reprimand or expel the UK from council membership? Times, Sunday Times (2013)

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Translations for 'reprimand'

British English: reprimand VERB
If someone is reprimanded, they are spoken to angrily or seriously for doing something wrong, usually by a person in authority.
He was reprimanded by a teacher for talking in class.


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