Definition: to scold or reprimand
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): reproach, reprove
Antonym(s): approve, praise
1. As soon as the judge saw the repeat offender, he started to chide him about his behavior.
2. My mother is going to chide me if I’m late for dinner.
3. Because my sister doesn’t like to share, I often chide her about her selfishness.