reprehend


reprehend

verb

Definition of REPREHEND

1
to declare to be morally wrong or evil <that denomination reprehends murder in any form, contending that the taking of life is never justified>
Antonyms bless
2
to express one's unfavorable opinion of the worth or quality of <without exception, book reviewers reprehended the novel's tired plot>
Synonyms blame, censure, condemn, denounce, dis (also diss) [slang], dispraise, fault, knock, pan, reprehend, slag [chiefly British]
Near Antonyms approve, commend, endorse (also indorse), recommend, sanction
Antonyms extol (also extoll), laud, praise

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