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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Remarks by way of criticism or censure; strictures; criticisms.

Usage examples (36)
  • All these encomiums on his son, and animadversions on Lord
  • She did not reply with animadversions on the city of her birth.
  • American people fell under the animadversions of the French Directory.
  • Louisville paper will more than justify any animadversions which I may make: -- for more
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