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reprehensible

adjective

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1 deserving reproach or blame
  • a reprehensible tyrant, who oppressed his country for decades, has finally been brought to justice

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2 provoking or likely to provoke protest
  • your behavior towards the other team was truly reprehensible, so you're being suspended from the next three games

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“Reprehensible.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reprehensible. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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