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Serving to condemn or censure.
Over the cross, which stood between two others, was the condemnatory inscription, " The King of the Jews."
Pessimism, therefore, depends upon the individual point of view, and the term is frequently used merely in a condemnatory sense by hostile critics.
The fifteen condemnatory clauses, prefacing the sentence at Geneva, set forth in detail that he was guilty of heresies, blasphemously expressed, against the foundation of the Christian religion.
At least it is striking that the media reactions were so universally condemnatory.
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