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Examples of reprehensible in a Sentence
a reprehensible tyrant, who oppressed his country for decades, has finally been brought to justice
your behavior towards the other team was truly reprehensible, so you're being suspended from the next three games
Recent Examples of reprehensible from the Web
But the people who cheered his reprehensible actions sure do.
The actions of this individual, if true, are both inexcusable and reprehensible.
Banning the speech of reprehensible figures can result in filling their coffers.
The circumstances surrounding the incident and the outcome in our store on Thursday were reprehensible.
Well before the epic hypocrisy and myriad accusations of his reprehensible behavior toward women become widely known, Mr. Cosby was on the outs with conventional black thought leaders.
The reprehensible behavior of Larry Nassar and other abusers has no place in our Olympic and Paralympic community.
This is reprehensible and his own party needs to tell him enough is enough.
The assault that occurred was reprehensible, and the company covered the cost of counseling sessions.
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REPREHENSIBLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of reprehensible for English Language Learners
: very bad : deserving very strong criticism
REPREHENSIBLE Defined for Kids
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