Rebuke in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Rebuke

to criticize sharply or a sharp criticism

Examples of Rebuke in a sentence

Good parents praise their children more than they rebuke them. 🔊

When I was a teenager, I would avoid my mother so I would not have to listen to her rebuke my clothing choices. 🔊

The nun did not hesitate to rebuke the misbehaving child. 🔊

After learning the lawyer accepted a bribe, the committee decided to rebuke him and suspend his license. 🔊

Who are you to rebuke your children for the same actions you have done? 🔊

Because my daughter had already suffered by losing her phone, I did not rebuke her for misplacing her coat. 🔊

The minister used the sermon to rebuke those who were spreading gossip in the church. 🔊

After eight-year-old Max set the curtains on fire, he received a severe rebuke from the fire department. 🔊

Maggie is going to rebuke her teenage son for not cleaning his bedroom. 🔊

Because Jake is a laid-back dad, he rarely feels the need to rebuke his children. 🔊

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