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See definition of condemnatory on Dictionary.com
  • as incensorious
  • as inincriminating

synonyms for condemnatory

  • accusatory
  • captious
  • carping
  • caviling
  • cavillous
  • chiding
  • complaining
  • condemning
  • critical
  • culpatory
  • denouncing
  • disapproving
  • disparaging
  • fault-finding
  • hypercritical
  • overcritical
  • reproaching
  • severe
See also synonyms for: self-condemnatory
  • compromising
  • damaging
  • damning
  • convicting
  • accusatory

antonyms for condemnatory

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  • complimentary
  • encouraging
  • flattering
  • laudatory
  • praising
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    How to use condemnatory in a sentence

    The public response would be swift and condemnatory, and the ritual would be halted immediately.
    THE ‘TOMAHAWK CHOP’ LIVES ON IN ATLANTA. NOW IT HAS THE WORLD SERIES SPOTLIGHT.ADAM KILGORE, CHELSEA JANESOCTOBER 28, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    He was almost equally condemnatory of realism, especially of realistic presentation of nature.
    THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
    They, in General Assembly, passed five condemnatory acts against witchcraft between the years 1640 and 1649.
    THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
    He then introduced a gentleman, who was absolutely an alderman, to move a resolution condemnatory of the corn laws.
    ENDYMIONBENJAMIN DISRAELI
    Whether its demonstration be of a laudatory or a condemnatory nature, the steam is sure to be put on to bursting point.
    EAST LYNNEMRS. HENRY WOOD
    Boston and the other cities passed condemnatory resolutions.
    GREAT EVENTS IN THE HISTORY OF NORTH AND SOUTH AMERICACHARLES A. GOODRICH
    And if with us a long poem be a contradiction in terms, a full picture is with them as self-condemnatory a production.
    THE SOUL OF THE FAR EASTPERCIVAL LOWELL
    Sex-worship is contemptuously alluded to in modern literature as "strange and erotic ideas," or words equally condemnatory.
    SEX=THE UNKNOWN QUANTITYALI NOMAD
    The remark is rather characteristic of the speaker than condemnatory of John Worsley, the schoolmaster in question.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 67, NO. 411, JANUARY 1850VARIOUS
    It is needless to say that this impartially conducted report was strongly condemnatory of this burdensome pest.
    BIRD LORE, VOLUME I--1899VARIOUS
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO CONDEMNATORY

    • accusatory
    • captious
    • carping
    • caviling
    • cavillous
    • chiding
    • complaining
    • condemnatory
    • condemning
    • critical
    • culpatory
    • denouncing
    • disapproving
    • disparaging
    • fault-finding
    • hypercritical
    • overcritical
    • reproaching
    • severe
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