Asked in Example Sentences
How do you use the word objurgation in a sentence?
Objurgation is a rarely-used noun meaning a severe rebuke, berating or chastisement. When the embezzler was caught red-handed, the vehement objurgation by his superiors left him shell-shocked. ...
Asked in Nouns
What is a noun of rebuke?
The word 'rebuke' is both a verb and a noun. The noun rebuke is a singular, common, abstract noun; a word for an expression of sharp disapproval or criticism. Example uses: Noun: His rebuke ruined my enthusiasm for completing the assignment. Verb: Ms. Lincoln had to rebuke Jonas for peeking at his neighbors work. ...
Use the word rebuke in a sentence?
Two definitions: -verb (used with object) 1. to express sharp, stern disapproval of; reprove; reprimand. -noun 2. sharp, stern disapproval; reproof; reprimand. 1. Mother would sometimes rebuke me for leaving my spinach on my plate. 2. Mother's rebukes were stinging and cruel, and I always wanted to redeem myself afterwards. ...