Condemn and Reprove


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Condemn verb – To declare to be morally wrong or evil.
Usage example: it is a sign of human progress that slavery, which was once common, is now universally condemned

Reprove is a synonym for condemn in blame topic. In some cases you can use "Reprove" instead a verb "Condemn", when it comes to topics like censure, denounce. popular alternative
Nearby Words: condemnation, condemning, condemnatory
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Reprove verb – To criticize (someone) usually gently so as to correct a fault.
Usage example: my piano teacher often reproves me for slouching while playing, observing that good posture helps one play better

Condemn is a synonym for reprove in rebuke topic. You can use "Condemn" instead a verb "Reprove", if it concerns topics such as blame. popular alternative
Nearby Words: reproving, reprovingly, reprover
Synonyms for Reprove
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