from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A morally unprincipled person.
- n. One who is predestined to damnation.
- adj. Morally unprincipled; shameless.
- adj. Rejected by God and without hope of salvation.
- transitive v. To disapprove of; condemn.
- transitive v. To abandon to eternal damnation. Used of God.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Rejected; cast off as worthless.
- adj. Rejected by God; damned, sinful.
- adj. Immoral, having no religious or principled character.
- n. One rejected by God; a sinful person.
- n. An individual with low morals or principles.
- v. To have strong disapproval of something; to condemn.
- v. Of God: to abandon or reject, to deny eternal bliss.
- v. To refuse, set aside.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not enduring proof or trial; not of standard purity or fineness; disallowed; rejected.
- adj. Abandoned to punishment; hence, morally abandoned and lost; given up to vice; depraved.
- adj. Of or pertaining to one who is given up to wickedness.
- n. One morally abandoned and lost.
- transitive v. To disapprove with detestation or marks of extreme dislike; to condemn as unworthy; to disallow; to reject.
- transitive v. To abandon to punishment without hope of pardon.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To disapprove vehemently; contemn strongly; condemn; reject.
- To abandon to vice or punishment, or to hopeless ruin or destruction. See reprobation, 3.
- Synonyms To reprehend, censure. See reprobate, a.
- Disallowed; disapproved; rejected; not enduring proof or trial.
- Abandoned in sin; morally abandoned; depraved; characteristic of a reprobate.
- Expressing disapproval or censure; condemnatory.
- Synonyms profligate, etc. (see abandoned), vitiated, corrupt, hardened, wicked, base, vile, cast away, graceless, shameless.
- n. One who is very profligate or abandoned; a person given over to sin; one lost to virtue and religion; a wicked, depraved wretch.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person without moral scruples
- v. express strong disapproval of
- v. reject (documents) as invalid
- adj. deviating from what is considered moral or right or proper or good
- v. abandon to eternal damnation
From Middle English, condemned, from Late Latin reprobātus, past participle of reprobāre, to reprove : Latin re-, opposite; see re- + Latin probāre, to approve; see prove.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin reprobatus ("disapproved, rejected, condemned"), past participle of reprobare. (Wiktionary)
From Latin reprobare. (Wiktionary)