Examples of commination
<the tendency by some to regard every unfortunate natural disaster as a sign of the Almighty's commination of mankind's sinfulness>
Origin of commination
Middle English, from Middle French or Latin; Middle French, from Latin commination-, comminatio, from comminari to threaten, from com- + minari to threaten — more at mount
First Known Use: 15th century
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