Reprove

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This word is acceptable for play in the US & UK dictionaries that are being used in the following games:

The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • v. To voice or convey disapproval of; rebuke. See Synonyms at admonish.
  • v. To find fault with.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • v. To convince.
  • v. To disprove; to refute.
  • v. To chide to the face as blameworthy; to accuse as guilty; to censure.
  • v. To express disapprobation of.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • To disapprove; condemn; censure.
  • To charge with a fault; chide; reprehend: formerly sometimes with of.
  • To convince, as of a fault; convict.
  • To refute; disprove.
  • Synonyms and Rebuke, Reprimand, etc. See censure and admonition.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • v. take to task
  • Verb Form
    reproved    reproves    reproving   
    Hypernym
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    knock    criticize    criticise    pick apart   
    Form
    reproof    reproval   
    Synonym
    Words with the same meaning
    reprehend    blame censure    chide    rebuke    scold    disprove    refute    censure