Definition of chider in English:



  • See chide

    • ‘I think my readers (the chiders and condemners) in San Miguel de Allende might breathe a collective sigh of relief over this announcement.’
    • ‘The chiders labor under the misconception that ‘electricity’ is invariably made of negatively-charged particles called electrons.’
    • ‘The High Bailiff shall make a stool and mend the pillory to punish chiders and scolders by Christmas.’
    • ‘They may chide occasionally but this is done from the perspective of the chidee rather than the chider.’
    • ‘The flock of chiders, complainers, carpers, cavilers, and castigators makes it harder and harder to get an optimistic note in edgewise.’