Criticize vs Scarify - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between criticize and scarify
is that criticize
is to find fault (with something) while scarify
is (obsolete|or|nonstandard) to scar.
* criticise (UK )
(criticiz) (transitive'' or ''intransitive )
to find fault (with something)
to evaluate (something), and judge its merits and faults
* find fault
* shoot down
* trash out
* run down
(obsolete, or, nonstandard) To scar.
(obsolete, or, nonstandard) Denude, or lay waste to.
(horticulture) To remove thatch (build-up of organic matter on the soil) from a lawn, to dethatch.
(horticulture) To damage the testa (seed coat) of a seed by cutting, scraping, chemicals, hot water, or fire to allow permeation of water and faster germination.