What does it mean to condemn a person?

Asked by Mark Taylor on September 16, 2021

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verb (used with object)to express an unfavorable or adverse judgment on; indicate strong disapproval of; censure. to pronounce to be guilty; sentence to punishment: to condemn a murderer to life imprisonment. togive grounds or reason for convicting or censuring: His acts condemn him.

What is moral condemnation? n an expression of strong disapproval; pronouncing as wrong or morally culpable. “his uncompromising condemnation of racism” Synonyms: disapprobationAntonyms: approbation. official recognition or approval. Types: animadversion, censure.

What part of speech is condemned? condemn

part of speech: verb
inflections: condemns, condemning, condemned
definition 1: to call wrong, evil, or inadequate; strongly disapprove of. In his speech, the mayor condemned the acts of violence that had recentlyoccurred. antonyms: acclaim, approve, praise similar words: blame, denounce, disapprove

What does it mean to condone something? condone. - From Latin condonare, "refrain from punishing," it does not mean "approve of, endorse"; it means "let something pass without interference even though you probably disapprove," or "pardon, forgive, overlook." See also related terms forrefrain. Farlex Trivia Dictionary.