Examples of reproof in a Sentence
The fear of reproof prevented them from complaining.
even in church we were not free from Mother's familiar reproof of our ingrained tendency to fidget in our seats
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Indeed, a quick review of the text indicates that the reproofs are arranged in four couplets, increasing in severity.
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REPROOF Defined for English Language Learners
: criticism or blame
: a statement that criticizes or blames someone
REPROOF Defined for Kids
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