An example of scold is a parent who is chastising her child for behaving badly.
One hasn't the heart to scold her, she is so much to be pitied.
Don't scold him when he has an accident.
Every quarrel, however, was soon made up. During twenty years the disciple continued to worship the master; the master continued to scold the disciple, to sneer at him, and to love him.
If she doesn't like a particular food, though, don't scold her or try to force her to eat it.
This is not the time or place to chide anyone, scold anyone, or roll out complicated policies and procedures.