Reproach – meaning of the word and examples

To criticise someone, especially for not being successful or not doing what is expected: (Cambridge Dictionary)

To find fault with (a person, group, etc.); blame; censure. (Dictionary.com)

To be a cause of blame or discredit to. (Dictionary.com)

An expression of rebuke or disapproval. (Merriam – Webster)

The act or action of reproaching or disapproving. (Oxford Dictionaries)

A cause or occasion of blame, discredit, or disgrace. (Merriam – Webster)

If you reproach someone, you say or show that you are disappointed, upset, or angry because they have done something wrong. (Collins Dictionary)

Examples

What does it mean to be above reproach / blameless?

https://www.gotquestions.org/above-reproach.html

Let Us Go with Jesus Bearing Reproach.

https://www.desiringgod.org/messages/let-us-go-with-jesus-bearing-reproach
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