criticize
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈkɹɪtɪsaɪz/
Verb

criticize (criticizes, present participle criticizing; past and past participle criticized) (ambitransitive)

  1. To find fault (with something).
    Synonyms: censure, pick at, Thesaurus:criticize
    hypo en
    They criticized him for endangering people's lives.
  2. To evaluate (something), assessing its merits and faults.
    Synonyms: censure, appraise, judge
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