Definition of


  1. (verb, communication) argue in protest or opposition
  2. (verb, communication) present and urge reasons in opposition
  3. (verb, communication) censure severely or angrily
    The deputy ragged the Prime Minister
    The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup

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Alternate forms of Remonstrate

Hyponyms: brush down, castigate, chasten, chastise, correct, objurgate, represent, tell off

Hypernyms: criticise, criticize, inform, knock, object, pick apart

Words that sound like Remonstrate

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