Damnatory Dam"na*to*ry (d[a^]m"n[.a]*t[-o]*r[y^]), a. [L. damnatorius, fr. damnator a condemner.] Dooming to damnation; condemnatory. ``Damnatory invectives.'' --Hallam. [1913 Webster]

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  • damnatory — [dam′nə tôr΄ē] adj. [L damnatorius] 1. threatening with damnation; damning 2. condemning [damnatory evidence] …   English World dictionary

  • damnatory — index blameful, blameworthy, calumnious, critical (faultfinding), incriminatory, inculpatory, libelous …   Law dictionary

  • damnatory — adjective Date: 1682 expressing, imposing, or causing condemnation ; condemnatory …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • damnatory — /dam neuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. conveying, expressing, or causing condemnation; damning. [1675 85; < L damnatorius, equiv. to damna(re) (see DAMN) + torius TORY1] * * * …   Universalium

  • damnatory — adjective containing a sentence of condemnation …   Wiktionary

  • damnatory — Synonyms and related words: Rabelaisian, abusive, blackening, blameful, blasphemous, calumniatory, calumnious, censorious, comminatory, condemnatory, contemptuous, contumelious, cursing, denunciatory, deprecative, deprecatory, depreciative,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • damnatory — adj. expressing or causing condemnation; threatening with damnation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • damnatory — [ damnəˌt(ə)ri] adjective conveying or causing censure or damnation …   English new terms dictionary

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  • damnatory — adj See damning …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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