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Word: reprobation

Definition: severe disapproval; CF. approbation

More Vocab Words

::: dignitary - person of high rank or position
::: embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
::: petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
::: commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
::: spate - sudden flood or rush; Ex. spate of accidents
::: jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking
::: anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
::: shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
::: parallelism - state of being parallel; similarity; analogy
::: kudos - honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement