Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: commination  ,kó-mu'ney-shun
  1. Prayers proclaiming God's anger against sinners; read in the Church of England on Ash Wednesday
  2. A threat of divine punishment or vengeance

Derived forms: comminations

Type of: orison [archaic], petition, prayer, threat

Encyclopedia: Commination