Definition Of criticize


form and express a sophisticated judgment of (a literary or artistic work).

a literary text may be criticized on two grounds: the semantic and the expressive

indicate the faults of (someone or something) in a disapproving way.

states criticized the failure to provide an adequate and permanent compensation

Example Of criticize

  • Advocates of the views are often criticized for leaving use vague.

  • But, criticizing Tolstoy, some theorists point out that an artist need not have the feeling in question in order to express it.

  • During his latter Presidency he was criticized for spending too much time golfing and trout fishing.

  • He was arguably coloured by notions of lack of consensus between the parties and is criticisable today.

  • However, the Singapore press is criticized for its coverage of local politics.

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