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reprehend

rep·re·hend

reprehend

pronunciation:
re prih hend
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: reprehended, reprehending, reprehends
definition: to find fault with or blame; rebuke or reprove.
similar words:
accuse, blame, fault, reprimand, reproach, take to task
Word Parts
The word reprehend contains the following part:
pris, -prise, prehens, -prehend Latin root that means take, grasp