Synonyms of bawl someone out in English:

bawl someone out


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phrase

1‘the Brigadier had been bawling him out’

SYNONYMS
reprimand, rebuke, scold, admonish, reprove, upbraid, chastise, chide, censure, castigate, lambaste, berate, lecture, criticize, take to task, read the Riot Act to, give a piece of one's mind to, haul over the coals
informal tell off, give someone a telling-off, dress down, give someone a dressing-down, pitch into, lay into, lace into, blow up at, give someone an earful, give someone a roasting, give someone a rocket, give someone a rollicking
British informal have a go at, carpet, tear someone off a strip, give someone what for, let someone have it
North American informal chew out, ream out
British vulgar slang bollock, give someone a bollocking
ANTONYMS

compliment