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Verb: reprove  ri'proov
  1. Reprimand; express disapproval
    "He reproved the child for his bad behaviour";
    - admonish, reproof

Derived forms: reproving, reproves, reproved

Type of: criticise [Brit], criticize, damn [informal], knock [informal], pick apart

Encyclopedia: Reprove