Definition of condemnation


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • condemnation is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 17 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • condemnation is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 22 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of condemnation

  • an expression of strong disapproval; pronouncing as wrong or morally culpable (noun)

    Examples

    1. his uncompromising condemnation of racism

    Synonyms

    1. disapprobation

  • (criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. conviction
    2. judgment of conviction
    3. sentence

  • an appeal to some supernatural power to inflict evil on someone or some group (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. curse
    2. execration

  • (law) the act of condemning (as land forfeited for public use) or judging to be unfit for use (as a food product or an unsafe building) (noun)

  • the condition of being strongly disapproved of (noun)

    Examples

    1. he deserved nothing but condemnation

See definition of condemnation in Merriam Webster