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- 1. disapprobation, condemnation, disapproval
- usage: an expression of strong disapproval; pronouncing as wrong or morally culpable; "his uncompromising condemnation of racism"
- 2. condemnation, disapproval
- usage: (law) the act of condemning (as land forfeited for public use) or judging to be unfit for use (as a food product or an unsafe building)
- 3. execration, condemnation, curse, denunciation, denouncement
- usage: an appeal to some supernatural power to inflict evil on someone or some group
- 4. condemnation, condition, status
- usage: the condition of being strongly disapproved of; "he deserved nothing but condemnation"
- 5. conviction, judgment of conviction, condemnation, sentence, final judgment, final decision
- usage: (criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed; "the conviction came as no surprise"
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