reprobative
adjective see reprobate I

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  • Reprobative — Rep ro*ba*tive ( b? t?v), a. Of or pertaining to reprobation; expressing reprobation. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reprobative — ˈreprəˌbād.iv adjective Etymology: reprobate (I) + ive : expressing or conveying reprobation employed language more stern and reprobative Isaac Taylor the curious reprobative force … acquired by the term R.M.Weaver …   Useful english dictionary

  • reprobative — reprobatively, adv. /rep reuh bay tiv/, adj. reprobating; expressing reprobation. [1825 35; REPROBATE + IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • reprobative — adj. admonishing, expressing censure, reproving …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reprobative — rep·ro·ba·tive …   English syllables

  • reprobative — rep•ro•ba•tive [[t]ˈrɛp rəˌbeɪ tɪv[/t]] adj. expressing reprobation; condemning or rejecting • Etymology: 1825–35 rep′ro•ba tive•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • reprobative — /ˈrɛprəbeɪtɪv/ (say repruhbaytiv) adjective reprobating; expressing reprobation. –reprobatively, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • reprobativ — reprobatív adj. m., pl. reprobatívi; f. sg. reprobatívă, pl. reprobatíve Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  REPROBATÍV, Ă adj. (Rar) Reprobator. [< reproba + (t)iv] …   Dicționar Român

  • rep|ro|ba|to|ry — «REHP ruh buh TR ee, TOHR », adjective. = reprobative. (Cf. ↑reprobative) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Reprobatory — Rep ro*ba to*ry ( b? t? r?), a. Reprobative. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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