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English definition of “reproach”

reproach

verb [T]     /rɪˈprəʊtʃ/ US  /-ˈproʊtʃ/
C2 to criticize someone, especially for not being successful or not doing what is expected: His mother reproached him for not eating all his dinner. You have nothing to reproach yourself for/with.Chastising and rebuking
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