Definition of reproachful in English:

reproachful

Line breaks: re¦proach|ful
Pronunciation: /rɪˈprəʊtʃfʊl
 
, -f(ə)l/

adjective

Derivatives

reproachfully

adverb
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  • Then there are always the enormous old classics that you haven't got around to reading and that are staring at you reproachfully from the shelf, like the rest of Dickens or the rest of Balzac.
  • Two women walking past started and glanced my way reproachfully.
  • Just below, a freshly skinned ox head, looking chillingly alive, stares reproachfully at the viewer.

reproachfulness

noun
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  • None of us enjoy the reproachfulness of parents who are always disappointed with the performance of their children.
  • The principle of proportionality, which derives from legality concepts, requires that the sanction for an offense be in accordance with its reproachfulness.

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