Definition of Reprobate. Meaning of Reprobate. Synonyms of Reprobate
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Definition of Reprobate
ReprobateReprobate Rep"ro*bate (-b?t), a. [L. reprobatus, p. p. of
reprobare to disapprove, condemn. See Reprieve, Reprove.]
1. Not enduring proof or trial; not of standard purity or
fineness; disallowed; rejected. [Obs.]
Reprobate silver shall men call them, because the
Lord hath rejected them. --Jer. vi. 30.
2. Abandoned to punishment; hence, morally abandoned and
lost; given up to vice; depraved.
And strength, and art, are easily outdone By spirits
3. Of or pertaining to one who is given up to wickedness; as,
reprobate conduct. ``Reprobate desire.' --Shak.
Syn: Abandoned; vitiated; depraved; corrupt; wicked;
profligate; base; vile. See Abandoned.
Reprobate Rep"ro*bate, n.
One morally abandoned and lost.
I acknowledge myself for a reprobate, a villain, a
traitor to the king. --Sir W.
ReprobateReprobate Rep"ro*bate (-b?t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Reprobated
(-b?`t?d); p. pr. & vb. n. Reprobating.]
1. To disapprove with detestation or marks of extreme
dislike; to condemn as unworthy; to disallow; to reject.
Such an answer as this is reprobated and disallowed
of in law; I do not believe it, unless the deed
Every scheme, every person, recommended by one of
them, was reprobated by the other. --Macaulay.
2. To abandon to punishment without hope of pardon.
Syn: To condemn; reprehend; censure; disown; abandon; reject.
Meaning of Reprobate from wikipedia
- reprobation, in christian
theology, is a corollary
to the calvinistic
or broadly augustinian doctrine
of unconditional election which teaches
of the reprobate
is an oil on panel painting
by hieronymus bosch which depicts
the deathbed struggle
for the human
and a demon
two more unproduced plays
in this volume, the album
and the reprobate. james wrote
a longer preface
for this book, where
- be loosely adapted
shakespeare's the tempest. a band of reprobate outlaws
a bank robbery
an old man and his granddaughter
me. if i find him i will smash
him. we reject
the reprobate. his words
we repudiate; his religion, we loathe
and hate.
creation) of the decree
the fall of man and reprobation
to his decree
and save sinners. several
- endeavours always
himself, and at the end is proven
to be a reprobate. henry crawford comes
park with his sister, mary crawford
- who contravened
the canons prohibiting these
practices. likewise, it reprobated, with similar
penalties, the roman customs
of requiring perpetual