Disapprove and criticize

reproach
(v)
rǝ-PROACH
Meaning

express disapproval or disappointment

1st Sample Sentence

Please do not reproach me for quitting my job: I simply had no choice.

Synonyms

censure, decry, denounce, deplore, deprecate, impugn, lambaste, reproach, upbraid

Antonyms

extol, laud, lionize

Mnemonics

If u see a cockRROACH, u express disapproval! divide it as re (again. )+proach (. approach). you ask someone to APPROACH AGAIN & AGAIN since you DISAPPROVE OF HIS WORK. (eg during submissions) RE + POACH (killing animals). Sallu (Salman Khan) is killing Chinkara again and again. You express DISAPPROVAL and DISSAPOINTMENT. He is a total disgrace or shame to INDIA

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