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  • 1 rebuke — 1. verb she never rebuked him Syn: reprimand, reproach, scold, admonish; informal tell off; Brit.; informal tick off; N.Amer.; informal chew out Ant: praise 2. noun a severe rebuke Syn …

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  • 2 Rebuke — In English law and the canon law of the Church of England, a rebuke is a censure on a member of the clergy. [Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Measure 1963, [http://www.uk legislation.hmso.gov.uk/RevisedStatutes/Acts/ukcm/1963/cukcm 19630001 en 8#pt8… …

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  • 3 severe reprimand — strong rebuke, harsh scolding …

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  • 4 scathing rebuke — harsh scolding, severe admonition …

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  • 5 reprimand — rep•ri•mand [[t]ˈrɛp rəˌmænd, ˌmɑnd[/t]] n. 1) a severe rebuke, esp. a formal or official one 2) to reprove or rebuke severely • Etymology: 1630–40; < F réprimande, MF reprimend < L reprimenda that is to be repressed, neut. pl. ger. of… …

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  • 6 criticize — criticize, reprehend, blame, censure, reprobate, condemn, denounce are comparable when they mean to find fault with someone or something openly, often publicly, and with varying degrees of severity. Criticize in its basic sense does not carry… …

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  • 7 berating — noun a severe rebuke he deserved the berating that the coach gave him • Syn: ↑blowing up • Hypernyms: ↑rebuke, ↑reproof, ↑reproval, ↑reprehension, ↑reprimand …

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  • 8 blowing up — noun a severe rebuke he deserved the berating that the coach gave him • Syn: ↑berating • Hypernyms: ↑rebuke, ↑reproof, ↑reproval, ↑reprehension, ↑reprimand …

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  • 9 punish — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. discipline, correct, chastise, chasten, castigate, penalize, sentence, train, reprove, scold, lecture, fine, incarcerate, imprison, immure, expel, execute, exile, behead, hang, electrocute, dismiss, disbar, disbench,… …

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  • 10 Disputation — For the iconographic subject, see Christ among the Doctors. A disputation between Jewish and Christian scholars, (1483). In the scholastic system of education of the Middle Ages, disputations (in Latin: disputationes, singular: disputatio)… …

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  • 11 TV-am — Infobox ITV franchisee name = TV am based = Camden Town, London area = National (Breakfast 6:00 am 9:25 am) owner = Self owned airdate = birth date|1983|02|1 oldlogo = captionb = closeddate = death date|1992|12|31|1983|02|1 replaced = replacedby …

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  • 12 Doll Man — on the cover of Feature Comics #77 (April, 1944), Quality Comics. Publication information Publisher Quality …

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  • 13 Oda Nobukatsu — In this Japanese name, the family name is Oda . Oda Nobukatsu (織田 信雄?, 1558 – June 10, 1630) was a Japanese samurai of the Azuchi Momoyama period. He was the second son of Oda Nobunaga. He survived the decline of the Oda clan from political… …

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  • 14 Vineam Domini — was an Apostolic Constitution issued by Pope Clement XI against the Jansenists on 16 July, 1705. BackgroundIt was occasioned by the following incident: A Jansenist priest, ostensibly the confessor of a dying ecclesiastic, proposed seven questions …

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  • 15 Alexander VI — (Rodrigo Borgia) 1431? 1503, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1492 1503 (father of Cesare and Lucrezia Borgia). * * * orig. Rodrigo de Borja y Doms born 1431, Játiva, Aragon died Aug. 18, 1503, Rome Pope (1492–1503). Born into the Spanish branch of the …

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  • 16 Aaron — • Brother of Moses, and High Priest of the Old Law Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Aaron     Aaron     † …

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  • 17 Vineam Domini — • An Apostolic Constitution issued by Clement XI against the Jansenists on 16 July, 1705 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Vineam Domini     Vineam Domini      …

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  • 18 Religious Discussions —     Religious Discussions     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Religious Discussions     (CONFERENCES, DISPUTATIONS, DEBATES)     Religious discussions, as contradistinguished from polemical writings, designate oral dialectical duels, more or less… …

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  • 19 KEELHAULING —    a naval punishment of the 17th and 18th centuries; consisted in dropping the victim into the sea from one yardarm, hauling him under the keel and up to the yardarm on the other side; is now a term for a severe rebuke …

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  • 20 rub — I. v. a. 1. Abrade, scrape, chafe, grate. 2. Wipe, clean, scour. 3. Smooth. 4. Chafe, fret, gall, touch hard. 5. Spread, put, apply, smear. II. v. n. 1. Grate, chafe …

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