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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scold·ing, a. & n. from Scold, v.
 Scolding bridle, an iron frame. See Brank, n., 2.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scold v. i. [imp. & p. p. Scolded; p. pr. & vb. n. Scolding.]  To find fault or rail with rude clamor; to brawl; to utter harsh, rude, boisterous rebuke; to chide sharply or coarsely; -- often with at; as, to scold at a servant.
 Pardon me, lords, 't is the first time ever
 I was forced to scold.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : who is rebuking severely; "the scolding father"
      n : rebuking a person harshly [syn: chiding, objurgation, tongue-lashing]