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condemning

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in hateful, contemptuous

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condemning

verb
present participle of condemn

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3 to express public or formal disapproval of
  • the philosopher's works were once condemned by the church and placed on its list of forbidden books

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4 to find or pronounce guilty
  • the accused was condemned by the news media even before the trial began

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5 to impose a judicial punishment on
  • a stern judge who does not hesitate to condemn a felon to life behind bars

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“Condemning.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/condemning. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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