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animadversion

an·i·mad·ver·sion

animadversion

 
pronunciation:
ae n maed vuhr zhn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: criticism that is unfavorable.
antonyms:
commendation
definition 2: a disapproving or censorious comment.
antonyms:
commendation
derivation: animadversional (adj.)