Verb: condemn kun'dem
- Express strong disapproval of
"We condemn the racism in South Africa";
- reprobate, decry, objurgate, excoriate
- Declare or judge unfit for use or habitation
"The building was condemned by the inspector"
- Compel or force into a particular state or activity
"His devotion to his sick wife condemned him to a lonely existence"
- Demonstrate the guilt of (someone)
"Her strange behaviour condemned her"
- (law) pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law
"He was condemned to ten years in prison";
- sentence, doom
- Appropriate (property) for public use
"the county condemned the land to build a highway"
Derived forms: condemned, condemns, condemning
Type of: attach, attest, certify, compel, confiscate, declare, demonstrate, denounce, evidence, impound, manifest, obligate, oblige, pronounce, seize, sequester