English to Filipino Meaning :: reprove

sisihin, sumbatan, pagsabihan, kagalitan, sumumbat, pagwikaan, sumisi
Reprove :
pagsabihan
- pagsabihansinawaysinasawaypagsaway
 

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Verb(1) take to task

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(1) Whoever is unpunctual deserves that other people should reprove him for being unpunctual.(2) Our repeated failure to reprove and adequately rebuke heresy calls into serious question our theological system.(3) There was no discipline to impose itself on this clowning, and no parental authority to reprove it.(4) Though sympathetic toward General Tang, Li said he still felt compelled to criticize General Tang for not obeying the moral principles of the military to never reprove superior officers.(5) I turned out of Father's office, not caring if he reproved me or not.(6) And I will make thy tongue cleave to the roof of thy mouth, that thou shalt be dumb, and shalt not be to them a reprover : for they are a rebellious house.(7) The Church reproves , as foreign to the mind of Christ, any discrimination against men or harassment of them because of their race, color, condition of life, or religion.(8) ÔÇÿMock not, mock not,ÔÇÖ he reproves , ÔÇÿere you flout old ends any further, examine your consciences.ÔÇÖ(9) He is ÔÇÿalways joking with her,ÔÇÖ never reproves her, even ÔÇÿbabies herÔÇÖ much of the time.(10) His tone was gently reproving , but I was determined not to let him talk me down.(11) I reproved him, which rewarded me only with a glare and a longer drink.(12) ÔÇÿYou always were far too impatient,ÔÇÖ Angelus reproved .(13) The owners of one Goff house reproved gossiping neighbours by posting a sign, ÔÇÿWe don't like your house eitherÔÇÖ.(14) Growing up bilingual in English and German, Hobsbawm picked up three or four other languages along the way (he reproves monoglot historians for their provincialism).(15) ÔÇÿYou don't need to shout, Alli,ÔÇÖ Mrs. Silvano said reprovingly .(16) John reproves what he perceives as the author's insolent comments and suggests bringing his angry feelings to God in prayer.
Synonyms
Verb
1. reprimand ::
mahigpit na pangangaral
2. rebuke ::
pagsalitaan
3. reproach ::
pagsisi
4. scold ::
pagalitan
5. admonish ::
pagsabihan
6. chastise ::
kastiguhin
7. chide ::
sumbatan
8. upbraid ::
pagsalitaan
9. berate ::
basta-bastahin
10. take to task ::
pagsabihan
12. criticize ::
punahin
13. censure ::
bigyang-sala
14. tell off ::
pagsabihan
16. dress down ::
sabunin
18. give someone an earful ::
magbigay ng isang tao ng isang earful
19. give someone a roasting ::
magbigay ng isang tao ng isang litson
20. rap over the knuckles ::
rap sa ibabaw ng liyabe
21. slap someone's wrist ::
sampal ang pulso ng isang tao
22. castigate ::
magsalita nang masakit
Antonyms
1. cite ::
sipiin
2. commend ::
purihin
Different Forms
reprove, reproved, reproves, reproving
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