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The instant after her challenge Fleda had faced him again in self-reproof.

She spoke softly, and the color of her cheek, still rising, told of her self-reproof.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-14c., "a shame, a disgrace," also "a censure, a rebuke," from Old French reprove "reproach, rejection," verbal noun from reprover "to blame, accuse" (see reprove).

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