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Definition of Upbraid

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criticize; scold, reproach severely
Upbraid Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
To treat with contempt.
  
(v. t.)
To reprove severely; to rebuke; to chide.
  
(v. t.)
To object or urge as a matter of reproach; to cast up; -- with to before the person.
  
(v. t.)
To charge with something wrong or disgraceful; to reproach; to cast something in the teeth of; -- followed by with or for, and formerly of, before the thing imputed.
  
(v. i.)
To utter upbraidings.
  
(n.)
The act of reproaching; contumely.
  
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upbraid
\up*braid"\ (?), v. i. [imp. & p. p. upbraided; p. pr. & vb. n. upbraiding.] [oe. upbreiden; as, upp up + bregdan to draw, twist, weave, or the kindred icel. breg?a to draw, brandish, braid, deviate from, change, break off, upbraid. see up, and braid, v. t.]
1. to charge with something wrong or disgraceful; to reproach; to cast something in the teeth of; -- followed by with or for, and formerly of, before the thing imputed. and upbraided them with their unbelief. i. 14. vet do not upbraid us our distress.
2. to reprove severely; to rebuke; to chide. then began he to upbraid the cities wherein most of his mighty works were done. xi. 20 how much doth thy kindness upbraid my wickedness! sidney.
3. to treat with contempt. [obs.]
4. to object or urge as a matter of reproach; to cast up; -- with to before the person. [obs.]

for Vocabulary Exams of KPDS, YDS,UDS (in Turkey); and SAT in America
To reproach as deserving blame.
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
imdheargaim
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Dannod = v. to reproach; to upbraid; to twit
GLOSSARY OF ESOTERIC WORDS
to scold or chide, to reprove, ro reproach
WordNet 2.0

Verb
1. express criticism towards; "The president reproached the general for his irresponsible behavior"
(synonym) reproach
(hypernym) accuse, impeach, incriminate, criminate
(derivation) upbraider, reprover, reproacher, rebuker