Definition for REP-RO-BA'TION

REP-RO-BA'TION, n. [Fr. from L. reprobatio.]

  1. The act of disallowing with detestation, or of expressing extreme dislike.
  2. The act of abandoning or state of being abandoned to eternal destruction. When a sinner is so hardened as to feel no remorse or misgiving of conscience, it is considered as a sign of reprobation. – Encyc.
  3. A condemnatory sentence; rejection. Set a brand of reprobatian on clipt poetry and false coin. – Dryden.

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