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reprehends

verb
present tense third-person singular of reprehend

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1 to declare to be morally wrong or evil
  • that denomination reprehends murder in any form, contending that the taking of life is never justified

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2 to express one's unfavorable opinion of the worth or quality of
  • without exception, book reviewers reprehended the novel's tired plot

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“Reprehends.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reprehends. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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