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  Definition of Condemnation
  1. (criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed; "the conviction came as no surprise"
  2. (law) the act of condemning (as land forfeited for public use) or judging to be unfit for use (as a food product or an unsafe building)
  3. an expression of strong disapproval; pronouncing as wrong or morally culpable; "his uncompromising condemnation of racism"
  4. an appeal to some supernatural power to inflict evil on someone or some group
  5. the condition of being strongly disapproved of; "he deserved nothing but condemnation"
Similar Words: conviction, judgment of conviction, sentence, disapprobation, execration, curse

 

Hyponyms: murder conviction, rape conviction, robbery conviction, censure, animadversion, demonization, demonisation, anathema, imprecation, malediction

 

Derivational Morphology: sentence, condemn, doom, convict, reprobate, decry, objurgate, excoriate, curse, beshrew, damn, bedamn, anathemize, anathemise, imprecate, maledict, execrate, comminate, anathematize, anathematise

 

Anagrams: commendation, contaminated

 

 
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