scolding


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ticking-off

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words expressive of strong disapproval

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I have had a little fit since I came into this room, as you may perceive," said she presently, with a playful smile, "but it is over now; so let us sit down and be comfortable; for as to scolding you, Fanny, which I came fully intending to do, I have not the heart for it when it comes to the point.
It's not Labor Day yet but more candidates are announcing legislative runs, state attorneys get a scolding over not paying the other side in redistricting litigation and a new trial is ordered for Mauricio Celis - all that and more in the latest issue of our subscriber-only newsletter for political insiders ($).
Parents too feel that scolding or reprimanding kids should be avoided " Kids should be explained about the drawbacks.
He said he couldn't bear the pain of his father scolding him that way.
The number of crows scolding the dangerous mask continued to increase for five years after trapping, as expected if social learning or social stimulation were present.
Editors Scolding and Gordon (clinical neuroscience, U.
No official definition of scolding existed; apparently the crime never appears in English medieval statute law.
Sigsgaard, a Danish researcher and author, has done many studies and projects on scolding and has not found a single child who has never been scolded, either at home or in school.
But many of his flock will think the scolding is a bit rich, coming from him as he swans around in his chauffeurdriven car.
Andrew Sullivan's latest column scolding the gay community and exhorting them to do more to help gays worldwide was an exercise in irony.
Only after their parents called them into the living room of the Khans' home, on the ruse of scolding them for bicycling without their helmets, did the best friends learn the good news.
My husband says we should start scolding him but I'm inclined to pander to him for a few weeks.
Many of us cannot recall every detail of our weddings, but we can recount word for word a scolding we received as children decades ago.
Hot stoves and scolding water have injured more Bronx residents than almost any other injury.
In a mischievous synergy between words and motion, he alternated his delightfully devilish tongue twisters with strange voices that came through him--chanting, warning, scolding, pontificating.