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Synonyms for critic

Synonyms for critic

a person who evaluates and reports on the worth of something

a person who finds fault, often severely and willfully

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a person who is professionally engaged in the analysis and interpretation of works of art

someone who frequently finds fault or makes harsh and unfair judgments

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Nonetheless, the return of agency in theoretical debates was as predictable as its banishment (picking the dates and circumstances in such matters is much more difficult), so, as part of the literature of this return, Constructive Criticism brings together provocative essays.
Once common ground and comfortable communication are established, any constructive criticism will be seen as helpful hints rather than personal criticism.
Constructive criticism is defined as helpful suggestions with socio-emotional implications.
The other thing I encourage is constructive criticism or constructive dissension," he said.
I should, I am told, offer constructive criticism and partnership rather than polemical arguments which only serve to widen the chasm between our organizations.
Reward good work with praise, and be fair but timely with constructive criticism - and always in private.
Halsey Bullen, FASB project manager, said after reviewing "a lot of comments on the exposure draft that offered a lot of constructive criticism," (see also "FASB ED Changes Rules on Accounting for Transfers of Financial Assets," JofA, Jan.
During the liaison meeting, we invite discussion of ways in which the business community can offer constructive criticism of proposed legislation and can advance salutary changes (such as tax simplification).
If there is constructive criticism we will be glad to look at it and continue the discussions we've been having with them for two years," she said.
And providing in-class critiques of students' writing assignments can help you become better at giving constructive criticism to your colleagues.
The Company intends to conduct its closed beta testing in Korea scheduled to begin on December 27th, 2006, In addition, the management urges the 2 hedge funds, Ramius and Moon, to offer constructive criticism and positive encouragement as responsible shareholders.
Summary: Actor says he only pays heed to constructive criticism
At the very least, the Inquirer should apologize for going beyond the boundaries of constructive criticism.
It was constructive criticism and we have worked on it as a team.
If it accepts constructive criticism, the system that could emerge will be far better suited to everyone's needs.
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