English translation of डांटना
डांटनाPowered by COBUILD /dantana/
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1. admonish transitive verb
If you admonish someone, you tell them very seriously that they have done something wrong. [formal] ⇒ They admonished me for taking risks with my health. ⇒ She admonished him gently, 'You should rest, not talk so much.'
2. lecture transitive verb, countable noun
If someone lectures you about something, or if they give you a lecture, they criticize you or tell you how they think you should behave. ⇒ Dad would lecture me about getting a haircut. ⇒ Our captain gave us a lecture on safety.
3. tick phrasal verb
If you tick someone off, you speak to them angrily because they have done something wrong. [informal] ⇒ Harry will be ticked off for being careless.
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Translation of डांटना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary