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Sample sentences for the GRE study word reprimand

reprimand can be used as a verb
reprimand can be used as a noun

1.Grandfathers are made to reprimand fathers. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
2.I did not need to be guided to the well-known room, to which I had so often been summoned for chastisement or reprimand in former days. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
3.It is ill to praise, and worse to reprimand in matters that you do not understand. - from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Complete by Leonardo Da Vinci la Tremouille with a letter in which he begged of him to eject the cardinal's Guardsmen from his house, and to reprimand his people for their audacity in making SORTIE against the king's Musketeers. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
5."The brutal affectation with which you have enumerated and classified your crimes calls for a severe reprimand on the part of the court, both in the name of morality, and for the respect due to humanity. - from The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
6.At Tarutino Kutuzov received what was almost a reprimand from the Emperor for having moved his army along the Ryazan road, and the Emperor's letter indicated to him the very position he had already occupied near Kaluga. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
7.Pierre saw a Frenchman beat a Russian soldier cruelly for straying too far from the road, and heard his friend the captain reprimand and threaten to court-martial a noncommissioned officer on account of the escape of the Russian. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
8.He well remembered the last interview he had had with the old prince at the time of the enrollment, when in reply to an invitation to dinner he had had to listen to an angry reprimand for not having provided his full quota of men. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
9.It followed that his hat was forever in his hand, which procured him some severe reprimands from d'Artagnan, who feared that his excess of politeness would lead people to think he was the lackey of a man of no consequence. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere

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