from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Perfect or blameless in every respect; faultless: irreproachable conduct.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. free from blame, not open to reproach or criticism; blameless.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not reproachable; above reproach; not deserving reproach; blameless.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not reproachable; not open to reproach or criticism; free from blame.
- Synonyms Unblamable, blameless, spotless, immaculate, faultless.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. free of guilt; not subject to blame
It is not enough for them that their brothers or husbands should pay for the seats at the opera and accompany them there, clad in irreproachable evening dress.
“This picture is beautiful and in a perfect state, in a word irreproachable,” read the notes from Knoedler’s.
His conduct has, of late, been what the world calls irreproachable; but then I know his heart is still unchanged; and I know that spring is approaching, and deeply dread the consequences.
But that it should be possible to bring such a charge against an 'irreproachable'
In short, although Reed Smoot was one of a confessed band of law-breaking traitors, he was of "irreproachable" private character.
Claude Corset, head of the wine merchant company Ducasse and a leading defendant in the case, told The Associated Press on Thursday that his wine was "irreproachable" and reserves the right to appeal.
President Nicolas Sarkozy, who promised to bring in an ethic of "irreproachable" accountability in 2007, saw his popularity plunge to an all-time low this week.
"irreproachable", charging that the report from Kigali was politically-motivated.
At the center of it is Bill Belichick, the taciturn Kenobi in a hoodie, whose press conference grunts are scrutinized like koans and whose personnel decisions are trusted as irreproachable.
We have a great deal to repent of, and we will have every day, until we are finally delivered and begin a life irreproachable.
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