1 express strong disapproval of; "We condemn the racism in South Africa"; "These ideas were reprobated" [syn: reprobate, decry, objurgate, excoriate]
2 declare or judge unfit; "The building was condemned by the inspector"
3 compel or force into a particular state or activity; "His devotion to his sick wife condemned him to a lonely existence"
4 demonstrate the guilt of (someone); "Her strange behavior condemned her"
5 pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law; "He was condemned to ten years in prison" [syn: sentence, doom]
- French: condamner
- German: verdammen (1), verurteilen (2)
- Ido: kondamnar
- Spanish: condenar
- Welsh: condemnio
- Turkish: lanetlemek
Condemnation or condemned may refer to:
- in property law, condemnation is identical to eminent domain
- the revocation of an occupancy permit, or an order for demolition of a building
- a strongly-worded rebuke, such as condemning violations of human rights
- sometimes used in reference to a guilty verdict, particularly when the sentence issued is to be capital punishment
- Damnation, the antithesis of salvation.
- "Condemnation" (song), a song by Depeche Mode
- Condemned (film), a 1929 film that earned Ronald Colman an Academy Award nomination
- The Condemned, a 2007 film
- Condemned: Criminal Origins, a survival horror video game and its sequel Condemned 2: Bloodshot
- "Condemned" (Stargate Atlantis), an episode of the television series Stargate Atlantis
- Condemned (band), a death metal band from Belfast, United Kingdom
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