Definition of Rebuke


  • an act or expression of criticism and censure
    "he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face"


  • censure severely or angrily
    "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"
    - call on the carpet - take to task - dress down - call down - bawl out - chew out - chew up - have words
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Word games points for the Rebuke

  • Scrabble® score of the rebuke (12)
  • Word Chums® score of the rebuke (15)
  • Words With Friends® score of the rebuke (14)

Unscramble rebuke

35 unscramble word found using the letters rebuke.

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