Synonyms of scolding in English:

scolding


See US English definition of scolding

See UK English definition of scolding

See Spanish definition of reprimenda

noun

1‘Joe meekly accepted her scolding’

SYNONYMS
rebuke, reprimand, reproach, reproof, admonishment, admonition, reproval, remonstration, lecture, upbraiding, castigation, lambasting, criticism, censure
informal telling-off, rap, rap over the knuckles, dressing-down, earful, roasting, bawling-out, caning, blast, row
British informal ticking off, carpeting, rollicking, wigging
British vulgar slang bollocking
dated rating
ANTONYMS

praise, compliment, commendation