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to say publicly that you think someone or something is bad or wrong
to criticize someone or something severely in public
to make someone explain publicly why they made a mistake or committed a crime, especially so that they can be criticized or punished for it
to say publicly that something is dishonest or illegal, especially when it affects you directly
a critical comment about someone
to criticize or attack someone or something, especially in a public way
used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …
the methods and principles of teaching
the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives
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