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Another word for reproach

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Verb
  1. To criticize for a fault or an offense

  2. To cause to feel embarrassment, dishonor, and often guilt

      1. A painful emotion caused by the awareness of having done something wrong or foolish:
      2. Respect for propriety or morality:
      3. A pervasive, negative emotional state, usually originating in childhood, marked by chronic self-reproach and a sense of personal failure.
Noun
  1. Words expressive of strong disapproval

    See also:

    praise

  2. An implied criticism

      1. To pronounce indistinctly.
      2. To talk about disparagingly or insultingly.
      3. To pass over lightly or carelessly; treat without due consideration.
      1. The act of reflecting or the state of being reflected.
      2. Something, such as light, radiant heat, sound, or an image, that is reflected.
      3. Serious thinking or careful consideration:
    See also:

    praise

Another word for reproach

Noun
      1. To criticize (someone) sharply; reprimand.
      2. To express sharp criticism regarding (an act, for example):
      3. To check or repress.
      1. An expression of strong disapproval or harsh criticism.
      2. An official rebuke, as by a legislature of one of its members.
      3. To express strong disapproval of or criticize severely, especially in an official capacity:
      1. To damage in reputation; disgrace:
      2. To cause to be doubted or distrusted:
      3. To refuse to believe:
Verb
  1. See also:

    censure

Idioms: