verb. To scold or criticize harshly.

After I failed to get an erection, Grace upbraided me for my drunkenness.

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“Upbraid.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/upbraid. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “upbraid”, accessed October 27, 2020, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/upbraid.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Upbraid. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved October 27, 2020, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/upbraid

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