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definitions, list of synonyms, as well as list of common misspellings.
blister, drub, excoriate, praise, roast, score, scourge, slam, slap, read the riot act to, rip into, rake over the coals, crawl all over, put someone on the griddle, put someone on the hot seat.
assail, assault, attack, barrage, batter, bombard, charge, combat, fight, flay, hammer, harry, invade, lash, lunge, pound, raid, riot, savage, scathe, scorch, slash, storm, strike, thrust, trounce, violate.
affright, agitate, alarm, appall, astound, awe, browbeat, bulldoze, chill, cow, daunt, demoralize, deter, discomfort, disconcert, discourage, dishearten, dismay, disquiet, faze, horrify, intimidate, panic, perturb, petrify, repel, scare, scare away, scare off, silly, spook, startle, stiff, terrify, terrorize, unhinge, unnerve, scare the daylights out of, chill to the bone, curdle the blood, disburb, make blood run cold, make one's blood run cold, make teeth chatter, scare to death, strike terror into, make one's hair stand on end.
attack, blister, castigate, drub, excoriate, flay, lambaste, lash, pan, scathe, scorch, score, scourge, slap, slash, vilify, shoot down, read the riot act to, rip into, damn, rake over the coals, crawl all over, put someone on the griddle, put someone on the hot seat, burn someone's ears, lash into, pin someone's ears back.
Examples of usage:
– The History of Don Quixote, Volume II., Complete by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
– Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor by R. D. Blackmore
– The Pecan and its Culture by H. Harold Hume
– Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
– The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy