Origin of reproof
OTHER WORDS FROM reproofre·proof·less, adjectiveself-re·proof, noun
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How to use reproof in a sentence
Instead of the Clintonian chuckle of disbelief we got the sour grimace of silent reproof.Simon Schama on How Obama Threw It All Away in the Denver Debate|Simon Schama|October 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It was a reproof, from the young woman who always so thoughtfully studied the feelings of everybody.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
But even such reproof may be carried too far as on one occasion I found to my dismay.
Perhaps some sense of shame was stirring within him, for no reproof rose to his trembling, bibulous lips.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White