As a noun reproof
is act or instance of reproving; a rebuke.
As a verb reproof
is to proof again.
As an adjective reprovable is
reproachable; worthy of reproof or censure.
Act or instance of reproving; a rebuke.
To proof again.
- We need to reproof the book before publication.
reproachable; worthy of reproof or censure
- (Jeremy Taylor)
, author=Gerardo Reichel-Dolmatoff
, title=The People of Aritama: The Cultural Personality of a Columbian Mestizo Village
, 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.}}