damnatory

[ dam-nuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]
/ ˈdæm nəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i /

adjective

conveying, expressing, or causing condemnation; damning.

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Nearby words

  1. damn well,
  2. damn with faint praise,
  3. damnable,
  4. damnably,
  5. damnation,
  6. damned,
  7. damned if i do, damned if i don't,
  8. damnedest,
  9. damnify,
  10. damning

Origin of damnatory

1675–85; < Latin damnātōrius, equivalent to damnā(re) (see damn) + -tōrius -tory1

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damnatory

/ (ˈdæmnətərɪ, -trɪ) /

adjective

threatening or occasioning condemnation
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