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Definition of Reprobate. Meaning of Reprobate. Synonyms of Reprobate

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Definition of Reprobate

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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.
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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

- reprobation, in christian theology, is a corollary to the calvinistic or broadly augustinian doctrine of unconditional election which teaches that some
- death of the reprobate (33.4 x 19.6 cm) is an oil on panel painting by a follower of hieronymus bosch which depicts the deathbed struggle for the human
- included two more unproduced plays in this volume, the album and the reprobate. james wrote a longer preface for this book, where he discussed writing
- to his decree to save some sinners (election) and condemn the others (reprobation). several opposing positions have been proposed, all of which have names
- händel's music, but murder introduces a discordant note. meanwhile, a runaway reprobate and a bodiless head present other problems to the magistrate.
- divided into the 'elect', the 'reprobate' and the 'redeemed'. inverting calvinist values, blake insists that the 'reprobate' are the true believers, while
- sin. the former is called 'unconditional election', and the latter 'reprobation'. in calvinism, people are predestined and effectually called in due
- the scene changes to yamada's childhood. yamada is born the child of a reprobate and a weak-willed woman (nobuko otowa). as a boy yamada experiences poverty