Definition Of chide
scold or rebuke.
she chided him for not replying to her letters
Example Of chide
At his expression of surprise, Celeste walked away from him and paced the room, saying chidingly to herself, ‘I know it's a big request and it's probably the worst thing I could ask especially since I have three kids.’
‘Kate,’ she would say chidingly , ‘You're so serious, so solemn for your age.’
‘No, he didn't do that,’ Ryder's voice said chidingly , cutting into my thoughts.
‘That's not what I mean,’ I bite my nails nervously until Michael slaps my hand down, chidingly .
‘You're hurting me, you're hurting me,’ her daughter chides her.