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Webster 1913 Edition


Scolding

Scold′ing

,
Adj.
&
Noun.
from
Scold
,
Verb.
Scolding bridle
,
an iron frame. See
Brank
,
Noun.
, 2.

Webster 1828 Edition


Scolding

SCOLDING

,
ppr.
1.
Railing with clamor; uttering rebuke in rude and boisterous language.
2.
a. Given to scolding.

SCOLDING

, The uttering of rude, clamorous language by way of rebuke or railing; railing language.

Definition 2022


scolding

scolding

English

Noun

scolding (plural scoldings)

  1. A succession of critical remarks, such as those directed by a parent towards a misbehaving child.

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Verb

scolding

  1. present participle of scold

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