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- reproachable; worthy of reproof or censure
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Jeremy Taylor to this entry?)
2004, Gerardo Reichel-Dolmatoff, chapter 9, in The People of Aritama: The Cultural Personality of a Columbian Mestizo Village, ISBN 0415330459, page 429:
- Feeling hungry, she wanted to ask for food (an unthinkable action in conscious behavior) and so knocked on the door, but when nobody answered she entered the house (again a reprovable action) and saw a bearded man sitting in the single room.