Definition of Reprobate. Meaning of Reprobate. Synonyms of Reprobate

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Definition of Reprobate

Reprobate
Reprobate 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 reprobate. --Milton. 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
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. Raleigh.
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Reprobate 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 appears. --Ayliffe. 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

- this same state of unbelief is also known as reprobation. in calvinist terminology, the non-elect are often referred to as the reprobate.
- death of the reprobate is an oil on panel painting by hieronymus bosch which depicts the deathbed struggle for the human soul between the
- mind, before creation) of the decree to ordain or allow the fall of man and reprobation in relation to his decree to elect and save sinners.
- literally reprobation/reprimand/censure of nobility, also translated by norman davies as test of nobility was a legal procedure of the
- the former is called 'unconditional election ', and the latter 'reprobation '. in calvinism, people are predestined and effectually
- second anglo-boer war: reprobate , 2013 when the british forces began their offensive against pretoria, some of the gold from the central bank
- as a follow-up to his 1894 book theatricals , james included two more unproduced plays in this volume, the album and the reprobate.
- supralapsarianism is the doctrine that god's decree of predestination for salvation and reprobation logically precedes his preordination
- some early universalists, known as restorationists and led by paul dean , believed that after death there is a period of reprobation in
- the concept of localised grooming, in which gangs of reprobates groom neighbourhood victims, was devised in 2010 by the uk child