English to German Meaning :: berate

ausschelten, auszanken
Berate :
ausschelten
- ausscheltenschaltberatesberating
 

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Verb(1) censure severely or angrily

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(1) She shrieks at her sons, who berate her for not supporting the father, she weeps bitterly, tries to calm them.(2) He was unharmed after eight days' confinement, but he berated his wife for paying so much so soon.(3) He says she berates him in the car when he picks her up for church on Sundays.(4) Instead, he berates the man for having lied about it.(5) Besides, is berating your guest as has become the custom these days the only way to get information out of someone?(6) When William falls in love, James berates him, and their relations remain needlessly strained until near the end.(7) We were in a theater and she was berating me for wearing open toe sandals when it was cold out.(8) I read one where the whole thing starts with him being berated for being out of shape.(9) Why must people be berated for telling the truth just because some people don't agree with it.(10) In it, he denounces Peggy and berates his daughter for not replying to an earlier letter.(11) The episode they tuned into featured a mother berating her son who has just returned home after years of fighting alongside the rebels.(12) Protests poured in from jewellery houses and designers, berating me for ruining their business.(13) My husband already berates me for running the children to nursery in the car.(14) But in the meantime, let's stop berating men for not being perfect.(15) She berates us for publishing league tables of school achievement that are incomplete, yet will not provide the information that would make those school comparisons more compelling reading for parents.(16) At one point, she would be berating her colleagues and the next minute she would be laughing and smiling with them like it was business as usual.
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Verb
1. scold ::
schelten
2. rebuke ::
Tadel
3. reprimand ::
Verweis
4. reproach ::
Vorwurf
5. reprove ::
tadeln
6. admonish ::
ermahnen
7. chide ::
schelten
8. criticize ::
kritisieren
9. upbraid ::
rügen
10. take to task ::
sich jdn vorknöpfen
12. haul over the coals ::
schleppen über die Kohlen
13. castigate ::
geißeln
14. tell off ::
schimpfen
16. give someone what for ::
geben jemand, was für
17. dress down ::
dress down
20. rap over the knuckles ::
Rap über den Knöcheln
21. bawl out ::
anranzen
22. come down on ::
rannehmen
23. tear into ::
zerfleischen
24. blast ::
sprengen
26. chew out ::
kauen aus
27. zing ::
Zischen
28. take to the woodshed ::
nehmen an den Holzschuppen
29. call down ::
ausschimpfen
30. rate ::
Bewertung
31. reprehend ::
rügen
Different Forms
berate, berated, berates, berating
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When anyone else tries to sit here,
you berate them relentlessly.

When anyone else tries to sit here, you BERATE them relentlessly.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 10


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