scolding

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noun scold·ing \ˈskōl-diŋ\

Definition of scolding

  1. 1 :  the action of one who scolds

  2. 2 :  a harsh reproof gave the child a sharp scolding for running into the road

1547

First Known Use of scolding

1547



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