What does the word reprehensible mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Reprehensibly.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Deserving censure; blameworthy.

Usage examples for reprehensible

  1. Is there not something reprehensible in the displeasure with which I regard the neatness and purity of Pepita? – Pepita Ximenez by Juan Valera
  2. As she used it, it seemed the most reprehensible verb in the world. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  3. What a dreary twist of fate it was that when one's intentions were the best one was always most-" reprehensible"! – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith