Chided vs Chastise - What's the difference?

chided | chastise |


As verbs the difference between chided and chastise

is that chided is (chide) or chided can be while chastise is to punish or scold someone.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

chided

English

Verb

(head)
  • (chide)
  • Synonyms

    * chid * chode

    Verb

    (head)
  • Synonyms

    * chid * chidden

    chastise

    English

    Alternative forms

    * chastize (archaic in British English and rare in American English)

    Verb

  • To punish or scold someone.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    See also

    * punish * castigate