Reproachful vs Reproachfulness - What's the difference?

reproachful | reproachfulness |


As an adjective reproachful

is expressing or containing reproach; upbraiding; opprobrious; abusive.

As a noun reproachfulness is

the state or quality of being reproachful.

reproachful

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Expressing or containing reproach; upbraiding; opprobrious; abusive.
  • Occasioning or deserving reproach; shameful; base; as, a reproachful life.
  • Derived terms

    *adverb: reproachfully

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    reproachfulness

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state or quality of being reproachful.