reproof Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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reproofnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /rɪˈpruːf/ formal
something that you say or do to show that you ​disapprove of someone's ​bad or ​sillybehaviour: She got a ​sharp reproof for being late. He ​picked up the ​brokenvase without a word of reproof to his ​son.
(Definition of reproof from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “reproof”
in Spanish reprobación, reprensión…
in Vietnamese sự khiển trách…
in Malaysian ingatan…
in Thai การตำหนิติเตียน…
in French réprimande…
in German die Rüge…
in Chinese (Simplified) 责备, 斥责, 指责…
in Indonesian teguran…
in Chinese (Traditional) 責備, 斥責, 指責…
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