Reprovable Re*prov"a*ble (r?-pr??v"?-b'l), a. [Cf. F. r['e]prouvable.] Worthy of reproof or censure. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Blamable; blameworthy; censurable; reprehensible; culpable; rebukable. [1913 Webster] --{Re*prov"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Re*prov"a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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