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The Scarlet Letter
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  • Instead of a reprimand for their previous negligence, the case seemed rather to require an eulogium on their praiseworthy caution after the mischief had happened; a grateful recognition of the promptitude of their zeal the moment that there was no longer any remedy.

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  • I was reprimanded for coming to work late again.
  • She was given an official reprimand for mishandling the case.

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