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reprove
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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Definition
to express disapproval of one's actions to them
  • The perplexity and dissatisfaction of the house expressed itself in murmurs and provoked a reproof from the bench.
    Chapter 23 (71% in)
reproof = criticism

(editor's note: this is more commonly seen in the verb form, reprove.)
There are no more uses of "reprove" in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

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