reprovable

[ ri-proo-vuh-buh l ]
/ rɪˈpru və bəl /

adjective

deserving of reproof.

Nearby words

  1. reproductive systems,
  2. reprogram,
  3. reprographics,
  4. reprography,
  5. reproof,
  6. reproval,
  7. reprove,
  8. reproving,
  9. rept,
  10. rept.

Origin of reprovable

1300–50; Middle English < Middle French, equivalent to reprov(er) to reprove + -able -able

Related formsre·prov·a·ble·ness, nounun·re·prov·a·ble, adjective

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