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reproach
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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Definition
a criticism; or to express criticism — especially where a relationship makes the disapproval result in disappointment or shame
  • We come to it freshly, in the dewy youth of the day, and when our spiritual and sensual elements are in better accord than at a later period; so that the material delights of the morning meal are capable of being fully enjoyed, without any very grievous reproaches, whether gastric or conscientious, for yielding even a trifle overmuch to the animal department of our nature.
    Chapter 7 — The Guest (14% in)

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