Reprovable vs Irreprovable - What's the difference?

reprovable | irreprovable |

As adjectives the difference between reprovable and irreprovable

is that reprovable is reproachable; worthy of reproof or censure while irreprovable is not reprovable; irreproachable.




(en adjective)
  • reproachable; worthy of reproof or censure
  • (Jeremy Taylor)
  • *{{quote-book
  • , year=2004 , author=Gerardo Reichel-Dolmatoff , title=The People of Aritama: The Cultural Personality of a Columbian Mestizo Village , chapter=9 , isbn=0415330459 , page=429 , passage=Feeling hungry, she wanted to ask for food (an unthinkable action in conscious behavior) and so knocked on the door, but when nobody answered she entered the house (again a reprovable action) and saw a bearded man sitting in the single room.}}

    Derived terms

    * reprovableness * reprovably




    (en adjective)
  • Not reprovable; irreproachable.
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=1999 , author=Charlotte Turner Smith and Elizabeth Kraft , title=The Young Philosopher , isbn=0813109620 , page=209 , passage=Would to God, Mrs. Glenmorris, your conduct has always been as irreprovable .}}