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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To find fault with; to blame; to rebuke. Also: Shame or a cause of shame.

Usage examples (35)
  • When people reproach us, they only increase their own failings even as they are disclaiming them.
  • Words of reproach
  • He brought reproach upon his family
  • The word reproach means scorn, a feeling of derision and disdain. for more
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