chide (one) for (something)(redirected from chided them for)
chide (one) for (something)
To reprimand or tease one about something. The other guys on the team chided him for missing that easy basket. Mom chided me for coming to the party without a gift.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
chide someone for something
to tease or scold someone for doing something. Maria chided Gerald for being late.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.