Definition of 'reproof'
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For an instant, he clenched his teeth to that insulting reproof. THE GOLDEN FOOL: BOOK TWO OF THE TAWNY MAN (2002)Jason took offence at this, and no amount of reproof or explanation could prevent him from setting about them with his fists. THE PRESIDENT'S CHILD (2002)Sergeant Donaldson's carelessness in leaving it to be stolen so easily was to earn him a reproof. WIDOW'S END (2002)
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