meaning of rebuke and redeem
- express sharp disapproval or criticism of (someone) because of their behaviour or actions.
"she had rebuked him for drinking too much"
synonyms: reprimand, reproach, scold, admonish, reprove, remonstrate with, chastise, chide, upbraid, berate, take to task, pull up, castigate, lambaste, read someone the Riot Act, give someone a piece of one's mind, haul over the coals, criticise, censure;
an expression of sharp disapproval or criticism.
"he hadn't meant it as a rebuke, but Neil flinched"
synonyms: reprimand, reproach, reproof, scolding, admonishment, admonition, reproval, remonstration, lecture, upbraiding, castigation, lambasting, criticism, censure;
compensate for the faults or bad aspects of.
"a disappointing debate redeemed only by an outstanding speech"
synonyms: save, compensate for the defects of, rescue, justify, vindicate More
gain or regain possession of (something) in exchange for payment.
"statutes enabled state peasants to redeem their land"
synonyms: retrieve, regain, recover, get back, reclaim, repossess, have something returned, rescue;