Vocabulary List 21
(noun) someone who reviews books, music, food etc.
His performance has been praised by critics.
(noun) someone who criticizes a person, organization, or idea
He is an outspoken critic of the government.
(noun) a detailed analysis and assessment of something
He wrote a detailed critique of the book.
criticize (US), criticise (UK)
(verb) to say that something is wrong or bad
The decision has been strongly criticized by students.
(noun) comments showing that something is wrong or bad
The decision drew strong criticism from students.
(adjective) saying that something is bad or wrong
Many students were strongly critical of the school’s decision.