Synonyms and Antonyms of TONGUE-LASH

to criticize (someone) severely or angrily especially for personal failings <the drill sergeant tongue-lashed the recruits with a colorful litany of foulmouthed invectives>
Near Antonyms approve, endorse (also indorse), sanction; extol (also extoll), laud, praise


July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
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