Definition of reprobation:
blasphemy, reprehension, adjuration, ban, knock, malediction, profanity, cursing, censure, execration, condemnation, blaspheming, oath, curse, affidavit, swearing, profane swearing, vow, blame, criticism, sworn statement, denunciation, pan, anathema, imprecation, praise.
- "Under the Skylights", Henry Blake Fuller.
- "Hector's Inheritance or The Boys of Smith Institute", Horatio Alger.
" See," he would muse, " how cunningly the creature works, now back to his earth, anon stealing an unsuspected run across country, the clever rascal;" and his ethical disapproval ever, as usual, with English critics of life, in the foreground, clearly enhanced a primitive predatory instinct not obscurely akin, a cynic might say, to those dark impulses he holds up to our reprobation.- "Castle Richmond", Anthony Trollope.