I adjective accusable, bad, base, blamable, blameful, blameworthy, censurable, chargeable, condemnable, convictable, criminal, culpa dignus, culpable, delinquent, deserving censure, deserving reproof, discreditable, disgraceful, disgusting, dishonorable, disreputable, evil, exceptionable, flagitious, flagrant, foul, guilty, hateful, heinous, horrendous, ignoble, illaudable, immoral, impeachable, incorrigible, indefensible, inexcusable, inexpiable, infamous, iniquitous, monstrous, naughty, nefarious, objectionable, obnoxious, odious, offensive, open to criticism, opprobrious, peccable, peccant, rebukable, recreant, reprehendendus, reproachable, reprobate, reprovable, shameful, shocking, sinful, uncommendable, unjustifiable, unpardonable, unprincipled, unrighteous, unworthy, vicious, villainous, wicked, wrong II index bad (offensive), blameful, blameworthy, contemptible, delinquent (guilty of a misdeed), disreputable, gross (flagrant), guilty, heinous, inexcusable, inexpiable, iniquitous, loathsome, nefarious, obnoxious, odious, offensive (offending), outrageous, peccable, peccant (culpable), scandalous, sinister, unjustifiable, unseemly, vicious

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


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  • répréhensible — [ repreɑ̃sibl ] adj. • 1314; bas lat. reprehensibilis, de reprehendere « blâmer » ♦ Qui mérite d être repris, blâmé, réprimandé. Un acte, une conduite répréhensible. ⇒ blâmable, condamnable. (Personnes) Rare « Il est très répréhensible » (… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • reprehensible — Reprehensible. adj. de tout genre. Qui merite reprehension, qui est digne de blâme. Il est reprehensible. cela n est pas si reprehensible que vous croyez …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Reprehensible — Rep re*hen si*ble ( h?n s? b l), a. [L. reprehensibilis: cf. F. r[ e]pr[ e]hensible.] Worthy of reprehension; culpable; censurable; blamable. {Rep re*hen si*ble*ness}, n. {Rep re*hen si*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reprehensible — reprehensible. (Del lat. reprehensibĭlis). adj. reprensible …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • reprehensible — late 14c., from L.L. reprehensibilis, from reprehens , pp. stem of reprehendere (see REPREHEND (Cf. reprehend)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • reprehensible — meaning ‘deserving censure’, is spelt ible, not able. See able, ible …   Modern English usage

  • reprehensible — [adj] very bad; shameful amiss, blamable, blameworthy, censurable, condemnable, culpable, delinquent, demeritorious, discreditable, disgraceful, errant, erring, guilty, ignoble, objectionable, opprobrious, remiss, sinful, unholy, unworthy,… …   New thesaurus

  • reprehensible — (Del lat. reprehensibĭlis). adj. reprensible …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • reprehensible — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ deserving condemnation. DERIVATIVES reprehensibility noun reprehensibly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • reprehensible — [rep΄rihen′sə bəl] adj. [ME reprehensyble < LL(Ec) reprehensibilis] deserving to be reprehended reprehensibility n. reprehensibly adv …   English World dictionary

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