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rebuke

美国发音:[rɪ'bjuk]
英国发音:[rɪ'bjuːk]

[n]
英语解释:a reprimand or expression of criticism or disapproval
常见翻译:责备的话

[v]
英语解释:to criticize or reprimand somebody, usually sharply
常见翻译:指责,责怪,使…受到责备;训诫,非难

scold severely, criticize strongly.
When you rebuke someone, you scold them severely, some times in public. When a court rebukes an organization it makes strong comments against it and the way it carries on its activities. A parent rebukes a child if it misbehaves, that is, the parent scolds the child for behaving badly.