Our cars will chide us if we tailgate and watch us as we drive and jolt us awake if are distracted or drifting off to sleep.
Even McBrayer sent him a letter to chide him about the resemblance.
I almost went up to chide him, but who was I to do that, when I had done the same at other times?
The bipartisan panel will chide and scold the naughty bankers.
Forgive me any thing I may have said, that seems to chide my father.
I shall not chide you now that it turns your face to the fatherland.
She was very cold towards him to-day, but Mrs. Cathcart did not chide her.
Jaqueline was inclined to smile, and she could not chide Albert for his frankness.
It seemed so strange that she would no longer be free to console him, to chide him, to laugh at and with him.
Though I was a few minutes late for dinner, Miss Herbert did not chide me for delay.
late 12c., "scold, nag, rail," originally intransitive, from Old English cidan "to contend, quarrel, complain." Not found outside Old English (though Liberman says it is "probably related to OHG *kîdal 'wedge,'" with a sense evolution from "brandishing sticks" to "scold, reprove"). Past tense, past participle can be chided or chid or even (past participle) chidden (Shakespeare used it); present participle is chiding.