chide (one) for (something)

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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.
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chide someone for something

to tease or scold someone for doing something. Maria chided Gerald for being late.
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Our friend said he felt the same way, but chided us for getting our time frame wrong-it has actually been five years since Marilou left us.
Diane, a member of the Friends of the Umpqua Hiking Club, proved to be a font of trail information, and Nettie, 82, gently chided us for not carrying walking sticks.
Finally, the registrar came to discharge us and chided us for looking so worried.
While the parliamentary security guards were physically removing us from the room, Mulroney launched into a vigorous defence of his free trade agenda and chided us for not staying to listen.
On a radio show I did with Jack Kammer, the host, Ann Devlin, chided us for our lack of outrage at the fact that women still earn less than men.
He chided us for being so concerned about this "small incident" that occurred during a war in which thousands of Nicaraguans had died.