Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de criticize

(verbo) 
Definition
to find fault with
His mother had rarely criticized him or any of her children.
Sinônimos
find fault with
,
censure
I would not presume to censure him for his views.
,
disapprove of
,
knock (informal)
I'm not knocking them: if they want to do it, it's up to them.
,
blast
They have blasted the report.
,
pan (informal)
His first movie was panned by the critics.
,
condemn
Political leaders united yesterday to condemn the latest wave of violence.
,
slam (slang)
The director slammed the claims as an outrageous lie.
,
flame (informal)
,
carp
He has many detractors who carp at his old-fashioned style.
,
put down
,
slate (informal)
Slated by critics at the time, the film has since become a classic.
,
have a go (at) (informal)
,
throw shade (at) (slang)
,
disparage
his tendency to disparage literature
,
tear into (informal)
,
diss (slang)
,
nag at
,
lambast(e)
,
roast (informal)
She was roasted by the critics.
,
pick holes in
,
excoriate (literary)
,
pick to pieces
,
give (someone or something) a bad press
,
animadvert on or upon
,
pass strictures upon
,
nit-pick (informal)
Opostos
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laud (literary)
, ,
big up (slang, mainly Caribbean)
(verbo) 
Definition
to analyse (something)
Sinônimos
analyse
This book teaches you to analyse causes of stress in your life.
,
judge
It will take a few more years to judge the impact of these ideas.
,
review
I see that no papers have reviewed my book.
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assess
The test was to assess aptitude rather than academic achievement.
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evaluate
Trained nurses are required to evaluate the patients' individual needs.
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appraise
Many companies were prompted to appraise their recruitment policies.
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comment upon
,
pass judgment on
,
give an opinion

Citações

To criticize is to appreciate, to appropriate, to take intellectual possession, to establish in fine a relation with the criticized thing and to make its own [Henry JamesWhat Maisie Knew]
There is so much good in the worst of us
And so much bad in the best of us
That it hardly becomes any of us
To talk about the rest of us
[Anon.]

provérbio

People in glass houses shouldn't throw stones

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of appraise
Definition
to assess the worth, value, or quality of
Many companies were prompted to appraise their recruitment policies.
Sinônimos
size up (informal),
eye up,
recce (slang)
in the sense of assess
Definition
to judge the worth or importance of
The test was to assess aptitude rather than academic achievement.
Sinônimos
fix,
check out,
weigh up,
size up (informal),
eye up
in the sense of blast
Definition
to criticize severely
They have blasted the report.
Sinônimos
put down,
tear into (informal),
rail at,
flame (informal),
diss (slang),
lambast(e),
chew out (US, Canadian, informal),
throw shade (at) (slang)

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