Character 13
Hyphenation rep re hen si ble
Pronunciations N/A

Definitions and meanings of "Reprehensible"

What do we mean by reprehensible?

Deserving rebuke or censure. adjective

Deserving to be reprehended or censured; blameworthy; censurable; deserving reproof: applied to persons or things.

Synonyms Blamable, culpable, reprovable. See admonition.

Worthy of reprehension; culpable; censurable; blamable. adjective

Blameworthy, censurable, guilty. adjective

Deserving of reprehension. adjective

A reprehensible person; a villain. noun

Bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure adjective

A reprehensible person; a villain.

Synonyms and Antonyms for Reprehensible

The word "reprehensible" in example sentences

I guess what makes this so obviously reprehensible is the fact that this position is not grounded on any rationale but on unreasoned, exaggerated fear, and not a little bit of an ingredient called “sadism.” ❋ Unknown (2010)

The fact that some members of a group behave in reprehensible ways does not justify denying basic civil rights to all members. ❋ Unknown (2010)

BLITZER: ... the police right away, was -- I believe he used the word reprehensible when he acknowledged it. ❋ Unknown (2009)

What makes this especially reprehensible is that these so-called advocates are pushing radical policies while remaining largely immune from the impact of these policies. ❋ Unknown (2007)

Chase … price gouging, while reprehensible, is not illegal unless it is made so by the state. ❋ Unknown (2006)

Foley "engaged in reprehensible conduct," Rep. Chris Chocola, R-Ind., said at a debate here Tuesday night after Joe Donnelly, his Democratic opponent, said in his opening remarks that people were "horrified" to learn about the Foley scandal. ❋ Unknown (2006)

While the Russians and Soviets did not appreciate all that they received - many of the films included warnings that they depicted a "moral and social situation" that was "reprehensible" - they were relatively good at making sure that what they had was kept in good condition in a state film archive. ❋ Peter Finn (2011)

The man behind some of the most "reprehensible" - in the words of John McCain - GOP attack ads in recent memory is getting involved in Michigan's gubernatorial race. ❋ Eric B. (2010)

Sanford - who had voted to impeach President Bill Clinton and called Clinton's sexual escapades "reprehensible" - said his relationship with the woman became physical in 2008, when the governor went to Buenos Aires for an economic development trip. ❋ Unknown (2009)

The blacks-and-muslims remark really is reprehensible, which is totally out of character with that which I had come to expect from this particular poster. ❋ Unknown (2009)

The company's actions "can only be described as reprehensible and criminal," said Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., who oversees FDA funding. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Ruelokke wins; government's actions called reprehensible, callous ❋ Ed Hollett (2006)

In his speech last week, he used words to describe the criticisms as "dishonest" and "reprehensible" -- these are quotes -- "irresponsible." ❋ Unknown (2005)

Her husband, who himself probably taught her to do so, one day tried to make apologies for what he ruefully termed her reprehensible conduct. ❋ Various (N/A)

If the EDL went on the rampage in Luton, those like Stafford Scott would call it reprehensible, evil, racist violence. ❋ Stafford Scott (2011)

Etheridge's actions were reprehensible, that is the crux of it. ❋ Unknown (2010)

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