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denounce
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
to strongly criticize or accuse publicly

or more rarely:  to inform against someone (turn someone into the authorities)
  • There is a crime here that goes beyond denunciation.
    Chapter 25 (88% in)
denunciation = (beyond the requirement of) strong public criticism

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
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