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Meaning of BERATING

Pronunciation:  bir'eyting

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a severe rebuke; "he deserved the berating that the coach gave him"
 

BERATING is a 8 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: blowing up
 
 See Also: rebuke, reprehension, reprimand, reproof, reproval

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abuse, assailing, assault, attack, bitter words, blackening, contumely, diatribe, execration, hard words, invective, jawing, jeremiad, onslaught, philippic, rating, revilement, screed, tirade, tongue-lashing, vilification, vituperation
 

 

 

 

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