Definition of condemnation
2 : the act of judicially condemning
3 : the state of being condemned < … in the hopeless hour of condemnation … — Washington Irving>
4 : a reason for condemning <His conduct was sufficient condemnation.>
Examples of condemnation in a sentence
The plan has drawn condemnation from both sides.
The government's statement was a condemnation of all acts of terrorism.
Origin and Etymology of condemnation
First Known Use: 14th century
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Definition of condemnation for English Language Learners
: a statement or expression of very strong and definite criticism or disapproval
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