Reproof vs Reprovable - What's the difference?

reproof | reprovable |


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.

reproof

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • Act or instance of reproving; a rebuke.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To proof again.
  • We need to reproof the book before publication.

    Anagrams

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    reprovable

    English

    Adjective

    (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