Rebuked vs Chidden - What's the difference?

rebuked | chidden |


As verbs the difference between rebuked and chidden

is that rebuked is (rebuke) while chidden is .

As an adjective chidden is

chided, reproved, rebuked, scolded.

rebuked

English

Verb

(head)
  • (rebuke)

  • rebuke

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A harsh criticism.
  • * 2012 , July 15. Richard Williams in Guardian Unlimited, Tour de France 2012: Carpet tacks cannot force Bradley Wiggins off track
  • There was the sternness of an old-fashioned Tour patron in his rebuke to the young Frenchman Pierre Rolland, the only one to ride away from the peloton and seize the opportunity for a lone attack before being absorbed back into the bunch, where he was received with coolness.

    Verb

    (rebuk)
  • To criticise harshly; to reprove.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    chidden

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Synonyms

    * chid * chided

    Adjective

    (-)
  • chided, reproved, rebuked, scolded
  • English adjectives ending in -en