Severe or formal reproof; reprehension, private or public.
To reprove severely; to reprehend; to chide for a fault; to consure formally.
To reprove publicly and officially, in execution of a sentence; as, the court ordered him to be reprimanded.
A disciplinary discussion held in private, dealing with a performance issue.
An oral or written reproach given to an employee as part of disciplinary action.
an act or expression of criticism and censure; "he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face"
censure severely or angrily; "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"
an official statement to the student censuring him or her for violating academic integrity policies
a public censure and an admonition is private
a scolding for an inappropriate behavior that is potentially harmful to self, others, or property
a sentencing option under the Youth Criminal Justice Act and is a stern scolding or lecture from the judge
a severe form of censure that adversely reflects upon the conduct of the person addressed
a sharp reproof
a sharp statement that includes the command to stop the behavior, and an alternative to the behavior
a statement of censure in the form of a letter given to an Employee for misconduct, or misconduct coupled with unacceptable performance, of such concern that a semi-permanent record of the incident should be established
a written statement by the Vice President for Student Affairs censuring the student for violation of college regulations and warning him that further violation will result in more severe disciplinary action