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condemn

verb [T] uk   /kənˈdem/ us  
C2 to criticize something or someone strongly, usually for moral reasons: The terrorist action has been condemned as an act of barbarism and cowardice. The film was condemned for its sexism.Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
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