Definition for CHIDE

CHIDE, v.i.

  1. To scold; to clamor to find fault; to contend in words of anger; sometimes followed by with. The people did chide with Moses. – Ex. xvii.
  2. To quarrel. – Shak.
  3. To make a rough, clamorous, roaring noise; as, the chiding flood. – Shak.

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