|1.||[ verb ] censure severely or angrily|
|Synonyms:||rebuke scold chide berate lecture have_words lambast dress_down trounce reproof bawl_out remonstrate reprimand chew_out chew_up lambaste jaw call_on_the_carpet rag check|
"The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car" "The deputy ragged the Prime Minister" "The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup" "check" is archaic
|Related terms:||criticize chastize tell_off rebuke lecture chiding|
|2.||[ verb ] evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic|
|Synonyms:||raise invoke conjure_up bring_up arouse stir call_forth evoke put_forward conjure|
: "raise the specter of unemployment" "he conjured wild birds in the air" "stir a disturbance" "call down the spirits from the mountain"
|Related terms:||make curse bless provoke magician incantation conjuring|