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used in The Importance of Being Earnest

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a criticism; or to express criticism — especially where a relationship makes the disapproval result in disappointment or shame
  • Whatever unfortunate entanglement my dear boy may have got into, I will never reproach him with it after we are married.
    Act 2 — Garden at the Manor House (74% in)
reproach = criticize
  • [Reproachfully.
    Act 1 — Morning-room in Algernon's flat in Half-Moon Street (63% in)

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