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He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproof of him that would eat me up.

Westminster SermonsCharles Kingsley

"You don't understand," she threw at him with a delicious side-glance of reproof as he opened the door.

Hilda LesswaysArnold Bennett

That was said not vainly or presumptuously, but in reproof of sycophantic courtiers.

“I deserve your reproof, Moredock,” said the curate, putting out his cigar.

The Man with a ShadowGeorge Manville Fenn

The reproof was effectual, and from that moment all went well.

Little RiversHenry van Dyke

The Morning Post next day gave a reproof to hoaxers in general, without referring to any particular case.

The professor quelled the rising laughter among his fellow-students by a firm glance of reproof, but said nothing to Daniel.

Spoken of them who spurn at reproof or correction, whom Solomon calls brutish.

The Proverbs of ScotlandAlexander Hislop

The clown's only answer to this was a reproof for telling wicked stories.

Macquare made a gesture of reproof, and the Sub, placing his hand on the dog's muzzle, lifted him into the conning-tower.

A Sub and a SubmarinePercy F. Westerman

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