What does the word condemnatory mean?

Usage examples for condemnatory

  1. Thus, though it is but a single action which is brought in respect of peculium and of conversion to uses, it has two condemnatory clauses. – The Institutes of Justinian by Caesar Flavius Justinian
  2. Lord Wolseley may cavil at correspondents and call them the curse of modern armies; but we are constrained to think that if a tired staff- officer were consulted he would save the cream of condemnatory epithets for the cable- cart, which makes his night horrible with useless telegrams. – On the Heels of De Wet by The Intelligence Officer