criticize
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "criticise."
criticize(
krih
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dih
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sayz
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to censure)
a. criticar
Many people criticize the president for his stance on gun control.Mucha gente critica al presidente por su posición del control de armas.
2. (to appraise)
a. hacer la crítica de
The teacher would often get students to criticize each other's work.A menudo la maestra hacía que los estudiantes se hicieran la crítica de sus trabajos entre ellos.
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criticize
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. criticar
to criticize somebody for (doing) somethingcriticar a alguien por (hacer) algo
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criticize [ˈkrɪtɪsaɪz]
transitive verb
intransitive verb
(review, find fault) criticar
I don't wish to criticize, but ... no quisiera criticar, pero ...
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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