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noun     reproach pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] an expression of criticism and disappointment because of something bad that someone has done

    In a voice full of reproach, she told him that he had let down the whole class.

  2. 2
    [singular] something that makes you feel ashamed or embarrassed
    reproach to:

    The appalling poverty of this remote region is a reproach to the well-fed politicians in the capital.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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