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What was the brides scold?

  It was something used in the medieval times for women whogossiped or spoke too freely. It was used for punishment. It was a large iron framework placed on the head, form (MORE)

What is the definition of scolding?

    v. tr.   To reprimand or criticize harshly and usually angrily.     v. intr.   To reprove or criticize openly.     n. One who persist (MORE)
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What does his wife was a scold mean?

It essentially means that she was prone to nag a lot and be generally unpleasant.
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Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

For what reason did the prophets scold the Hebrews?

Another answer from our community:    The people were becoming lax and not following the ways of G-d and  the Torah. Therefore, G-d sent prophets to return the people (MORE)

How is scolding a child positive reinforcement?

When it is done right! Via explaining and warning that leads to a smack not scolding, the child has to understand what it has done wrong and why that was the consequence. Also (MORE)

Why did uncle jack scold scout?

He heard half of the story. he scolded Scout for being mean and beating up and threatening Francis, but she only did it because Francis repeatedly called Atticus names and dis (MORE)