Definition of reprimand in English:

reprimand

Line breaks: rep¦ri|mand
Pronunciation: /ˈrɛprɪmɑːnd
 
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noun

verb

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Origin

mid 17th century: from French réprimande, via Spanish from Latin reprimenda, 'things to be held in check', neuter plural gerundive of reprimere (see repress).

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