Definitions for condignkənˈdaɪn

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  1. condign(adj)

    fitting or appropriate and deserved; used especially of punishment

    "condign censure"

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  1. condign(Adjective)

    Fitting, appropriate, deserved, especially denoting punishment

  2. Origin: From Old (and modern) French condigne, from Latin condignus, from con- + dignus ‘worthy’.

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  1. Condign(adj)

    worthy; suitable; deserving; fit

  2. Condign(adj)

    deserved; adequate; suitable to the fault or crime

  3. Origin: [F. condigne, L. condignus very worthy; con- + dignus worthy. See Deign, and cf. Digne.]

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