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reprehensible
used in Moby Dick

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bad and unacceptable — deserving severe criticism
  • But all these foolish arguments of old Sag-Harbor only evinced his foolish pride of reason—a thing still more reprehensible in him, seeing that he had but little learning except what he had picked up from the sun and the sea.
    Chapters 82-84 -- The Honour and Glory of Whaling; Jonah Historically Regarded; Pitchpoling (66% in)
reprehensible = bad — deserving criticism
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