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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Rebuking a person harshly.

Usage examples (35)
  • Mr. The Englishman had got as far into his usual objurgation as,
  • While the good lady was bestowing this objurgation on Mr. Ben Allen,
  • The objurgation of David Deans, however well meant, was unhappily timed.
  • With a muffled objurgation he fell upon the jumble and began to overhaul it. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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