recriminar

recriminar
v.
1 to reproach.
2 to recriminate, to charge in return, to bring a countercharge against, to accuse in return.
3 to counter one accusation with another, to accuse in return with another accusation, to charge in return, to engage in mutual accusations.
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recriminar
verbo transitivo
1 (reprender) to recriminate
2 (reprochar) to reproach
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1. VT
1) (=reprochar) to reproach
2) (Jur) to countercharge
2.
VI to recriminate
3.
See:
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verbo transitivo to reproach
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= berate, upbraid, lambast [lambaste], damn, recreminate, reprove, reproach.
Ex. Unfortunately, many of the writers are simply berating the current situation, holding to rather ancient models of mass culture.
Ex. The generalists upbraid the vocationalists for promoting mere 'training' for work that may quickly become obsolete rather than 'education' for a career with a future.
Ex. Correctly, the author finds that the realities of antebellum reform are too complex either to laud the reformers' benevolence or to lambast them as fanatics.
Ex. The play is damned by the critics but packs in the crowds and the producers may be upset by the adverse criticisms but they can, as the saying goes, cry all the way to the bank.
Ex. Samuel Taylor Coleridge wrote: 'Experience informs us that the first defense of weak minds is to recriminate'.
Ex. The person reproving his friend must understand that before he can reprove someone else, he must first reprove himself.
Ex. The Governor, it is learnt, sternly reproached the party for putting the public to inconvenience for the last two days.
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verbo transitivo to reproach
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= berate, upbraid, lambast [lambaste], damn, recreminate, reprove, reproach.

Ex: Unfortunately, many of the writers are simply berating the current situation, holding to rather ancient models of mass culture.

Ex: The generalists upbraid the vocationalists for promoting mere 'training' for work that may quickly become obsolete rather than 'education' for a career with a future.
Ex: Correctly, the author finds that the realities of antebellum reform are too complex either to laud the reformers' benevolence or to lambast them as fanatics.
Ex: The play is damned by the critics but packs in the crowds and the producers may be upset by the adverse criticisms but they can, as the saying goes, cry all the way to the bank.
Ex: Samuel Taylor Coleridge wrote: 'Experience informs us that the first defense of weak minds is to recriminate'.
Ex: The person reproving his friend must understand that before he can reprove someone else, he must first reprove himself.
Ex: The Governor, it is learnt, sternly reproached the party for putting the public to inconvenience for the last two days.

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recriminar [A1 ]
vt
to reproach
la recriminó por su egoísmo or le recriminó su egoísmo he reproached her for being so selfish
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recriminar (conjugate recriminar) verbo transitivo
to reproach
recriminar verbo transitivo to reproach
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recriminar
vt
to reproach;
le recriminó que no hubiera ayudado he reproached her for not helping
See also the pronominal verb recriminarse
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recriminar
v/t reproach
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recriminar vt
: to reproach
recriminar vi
: to recriminate
See also the reflexive verb recriminarse

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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