reprimand for

reprimand someone for something

to scold someone for something; to admonish someone for something. There is no need to reprimand me for a simple accident! Mary was reprimanded for being late.
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Receiving, with supple submission, a reprimand for his prolonged absence from the chief of the servants, Bishopriggs--keeping his one observant eye carefully on the look-out--busied himself in promoting the circulation of ices and cool drinks.
Instead of a reprimand for their previous negligence, the case seemed rather to require an eulogium on their praiseworthy caution after the mischief had happened; a grateful recognition of the promptitude of their zeal the moment that there was no longer any remedy.
One taxi driver was given a reprimand for not posting his rates, one was fined e1/450 for covering his meter, another e1/450 for wearing inappropriate clothing and yet another for 'misbehaviour'.
Kiwi paceman Milne received an official reprimand for violating the game's code of conduct, the ICC said.
The reprimand for Boykin's actions was sharply worded.
Bangalore, Oct 11 (ANI): Indian opener Murali Vijay has received an official reprimand for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct and regulations governing clothing and equipment during the second Test against Australia here on Sunday.
Cutler was given a three-year severe reprimand and Blair was given a reprimand for two years.
In addition, an attorney he represented in a grievance case was receiving a reprimand for an advertising rules violation, which, he noted, did not cause harm to clients.
A TEENAGER was handed a formal reprimand for wasting police time over a false sex assault claim at the Royal Welsh Show.
The more normal situation, and I hope that's what happens, would be there's not even a reprimand for Ron Dennis' team because it's almost impossible to prove anything.
A 16-year-old youth was arrested on Wednesday evening in connection with the attack and was issued with a reprimand for common assault.
Eventually, military prosecutors dropped the charges of mishandling classified information, although Yee received a written reprimand for committing adultery and viewing pornography.
The underlying criticism of the Daily News is not about the term of Ressam's sentence; it is a veiled reprimand for someone who spoke out against a Bush administration decision to exclude the federal judiciary system from reviewing the acts of terrorists.
We accept the JQC's recommendation of a public reprimand for Judge Angel, which is consistent with governing precedent with regard to the appropriate sanction for this type of judicial misconduct.
Bruins coach Steve Lavin - who was ejected from the game but did not mention Christman in his postgame comments - is expected to receive a private letter of reprimand for his actions, according to league sources.