Origin of reprehension
OTHER WORDS FROM reprehensionrep·re·hen·sive [rep-ri-hen-siv], /ˌrɛp rɪˈhɛn sɪv/, adjectiverep·re·hen·sive·ly, adverb
How to use reprehension in a sentence
It almost surprised me into talking seriously, a reprehensive habit I never allow myself.A Thoughtless Yes|Helen H. Gardener
There are, indeed, mannerists enough; and we mean not here to use the word in its reprehensive sense but they stand more alone.
Hence, it sent Bering one message after the other reprehensive of his course.Vitus Bering: the Discoverer of Bering Strait|Peter Lauridsen
But the fact remains that office brokerage is here held in reprehensive scorn and professional office-seeking in contempt.Have faith in Massachusetts; 2d ed.|Calvin Coolidge
They marched in good order, not turning to the right or left to plunder, and doing no reprehensive action.The Trail-Hunter|Gustave Aimard