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Definition of chode

"chode" is probably misspelled. Trying chide instead Definition of chide

1. chide [ v ] censure severely or angrily
Examples: "The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car" "The deputy ragged the Prime Minister" "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup" "check" is archaic

Used in print:

(The New York Times...)

The better part of gallantry might be , perhaps , to honor her perennial good_looks and her gorgeous rainbow-hued gown , and to chide the orchestra for not playing in the same keys in_which she had chosen to sing .

Synonyms rebuke chide scold berate lecture have_words lambast dress_down trounce call_on_the_carpet reproof bawl_out remonstrate reprimand chew_out lambaste chew_up call_down jaw rag check Related Terms criticize chastize tell_off rebuke lecture chiding

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