Condemnation meaning

kŏndĕm-nāshən
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The definition of a condemnation is an accusation, or a scolding or punishment for a bad act.

An example of a condemnation is a punishment for murder.

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The process by which a public entity exercises its powers of eminent domain.
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A cause for condemning.
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A reason or occasion for condemning.
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Severe reproof; strong censure.
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A condemning or being condemned.
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The act of judicially condemning, or adjudging guilty, unfit for use, or forfeited; the act of dooming to punishment or forfeiture.
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The state of being condemned.
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The ground or reason of condemning.
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Origin of condemnation

  • From Latin condemnātiō, condemnātiōnem.

    From Wiktionary