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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Expressing blame or censure especially as a corrective.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : a reproachful look
  • "So," said my grandmother to my grandfather, in reproachful tones, "you 've gone and shut the calf up from its mother."
  • I guess it was the kind of look you would call reproachful.
  • For what thou callest bitter and reproachful, that is my portion, if I cause thee to be slain who hast shared my toils. for more
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