verb (used with object), re·proved, re·prov·ing.
verb (used without object), re·proved, re·prov·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR reprove
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Origin of reprove
synonym study for reprove
OTHER WORDS FROM reprovere·prov·er, nounre·prov·ing·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH reprovere-prove, reprove
Words nearby reprove
Definition for reprove (2 of 2)
verb (used with or without object), re-proved, re-proved or re-prov·en, re-prov·ing.
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH re-provere-prove , reprove
Example sentences from the Web for reprove
Sir, believe me upon my relation,—for what I tell you the world shall not reprove.
Thy own wickedness shall reprove thee, and thy apostasy shall rebuke thee.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
To reprove or speak sharply to a servant before your guests, manifests a shocking want of good breeding.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
You see, my mother is a Quakeress, and when my father wished to reprove me he uses the plain speech.The Way of a Man|Emerson Hough
These opinions seemed so wicked to the good Puritans that they called him up before their Council to reprove him.The Story of the Thirteen Colonies|H. A. (Hlne Adeline) Guerber