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condemned adj
1 pronounced or proved guilty; "the condemned man faced the firing squad with dignity"; "a convicted criminal" [syn: convicted]
2 officially and strongly disapproved; "the censured conflict of interest"; "her condemned behavior" [syn: censured]
3 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" [syn: appropriated, confiscate, confiscated, seized, taken over]
4 officially pronounced unfit for use or consumption; "a row of condemned bulildings"

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  1. Something that has received a curse such that it is doomed to suffer eternally.
  2. Having been sharply scolded.





  1. past of condemn

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