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 Dictionary entry overview: What does berating mean? 

  The noun BERATING has 1 sense:

1. a severe rebuke

  Familiarity information: BERATING used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1berating [BACK TO TOP]


A severe rebuke

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents


berating; blowing up

Context example:

he deserved the berating that the coach gave him

Hypernyms ("berating" is a kind of...):

rebuke; reprehension; reprimand; reproof; reproval (an act or expression of criticism and censure)

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