condemnable, criminal, deplorable, reprehensible, vicious(adj)
bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure
"a criminal waste of talent"; "a deplorable act of violence"; "adultery is as reprehensible for a husband as for a wife"
A reprehensible person; a villain.
Blameworthy, censurable, guilty.
Deserving of reprehension.
worthy of reprehension; culpable; censurable; blamable
Origin: [L. reprehensibilis: cf. F. rprhensible.]
The numerical value of reprehensible in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of reprehensible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The idea that we would punish a victim for being a victim is reprehensible.
The actions of these individuals are reprehensible and represent a breach of the public trust.
This proposal not only threatens public safety, it is patently unconstitutional, utterly reprehensible, and has no place in a civil society.
Unfortunately, there is no reason to believe that we can negotiate in good faith with a person who holds such vile and reprehensible beliefs.
Donald Trump's comments about prisoners of war are reprehensible, he says he doesn't like people who are captured and that applies to all prisoners of war.
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- tadelnswert, rügenswert, kritikwürdig, verwerflichGerman
- κατακριτέος, αξιόμεμπτοςGreek
- سزاوار سرزنشPersian
- moitittava, tuomittavaFinnish
- blâmable, condamnable, coupable, répréhensibleFrench
- רָאוּי לִנְזִיפָהHebrew
- afkeurenswaardig, schuldig, verwerpelijkDutch
- klandervärd, förkastligSwedish
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