Definitions for objurgatory

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word objurgatory

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ob•jur•gateˈɒb dʒərˌgeɪt, əbˈdʒɜr geɪt(v.t.)-gat•ed, -gat•ing.

  1. to denounce vehemently; upbraid.

Origin of objurgate:

1610–20; < L objūrgātus, ptp. of objūrgāre to rebuke =ob-ob - +jūrgāre to rebuke, der. of jūs (s. jūr-) law



  1. objurgatory(Adjective)

    Strongly rebuking or scolding.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Objurgatory(adj)

    designed to objurgate or chide; containing or expressing reproof; culpatory


Find a translation for the objurgatory definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these objurgatory definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"objurgatory." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 18 Dec. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for objurgatory?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for objurgatory: