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reproveverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈpruːv/  us   /rɪˈpruːv/ formal
to tell someone that you disapprove of their bad or silly behaviour: The teacher gently reproved the boys for not paying attention.
adjective uk   /rɪˈpruː.vɪŋ/  us   /rɪˈpruː.vɪŋ/
She threw him an angry and reproving look/glance.
(Definition of reprove from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “reprove”
in Chinese (Simplified) 责备, 斥责, 指责…
in Chinese (Traditional) 責備, 斥責, 指責…
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