Bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure.
A criminal waste of talent.A deplorable act of violence. +Adultery is as reprehensible for a husband as for a wife.
Bringing Delivery the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail); "his reluctant delivery of bad news".
Animadversion Censure harsh criticism or disapproval.
Deserving Worth worthy of being treated in a particular way; "an idea worth considering".
Rebuke Reprehension Reprimand Reproof Reproval an act or expression of criticism and censure; "he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face".
Dangerous Grave Grievous Life-Threatening Serious Severe causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm; "A grave situation".