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Meaning of CONDEMNED

Pronunciation:  kund'emd

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  officially and strongly disapproved; "the censured conflict of interest"; "her condemned behavior"
  2. [adj]  officially pronounced unfit for use or consumption; "a row of condemned bulildings"
  3. [adj]  taken without permission or consent especially by public authority; "the condemned land was used for a highway cloverleaf"; "the confiscated liquor was poured down the drain"
  4. [adj]  pronounced or proved guilty; "the condemned man faced the firing squad with dignity"; "a convicted criminal"

CONDEMNED is a 9 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: appropriated, censured, confiscate, confiscated, convicted, disapproved, guilty, seized, taken, taken over, unfit



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Con*demned"\, a.
1. Pronounced to be wrong, guilty, worthless, or forfeited;
   adjudged or sentenced to punishment, destruction, or

2. Used for condemned persons.

         Richard Savage . . . had lain with fifty pounds
         weight of irons on his legs in the condemned ward of
         Newgate.                              --Macaulay.