damnatory

adjective
dam·​na·​to·​ry | \ ˈdam-nə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce damnatory (audio) \

Definition of damnatory

: expressing, imposing, or causing condemnation : condemnatory

First Known Use of damnatory

1682, in the meaning defined above

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“Damnatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/damnatory. Accessed 24 May. 2020.

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