To better see all uses of the word
The Brothers Karamazov
please enable javascript.

Used In
The Brothers Karamazov
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • But for some unknown reason he had long entertained the conviction that the old reprobate, who was lying at death’s door, would perhaps not at all object now to Grushenka’s securing a respectable position, and marrying a man "to be depended upon."

  • There are no more uses of "reprobate" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • While we are thus unconstrained in our private business, a spirit of reverence pervades our public acts; we are prevented from doing wrong by respect for the authorities and for the laws, having a particular regard to those which are ordained for the protection of the injured as well as those unwritten laws which bring upon the transgressor of them the reprobation of the general sentiment.
    Thucydides  --  Pericles’s Funeral Oration
  • And endure their silent reprobation.
    Christina Baker Kline  --  Orphan Train

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading