What is the opposite of commendation?

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Noun
Opposite of formal or official praise or acknowledgment
Noun
Opposite of a feeling of high regard for someone
“The conman deserves contempt for the crimes he has perpetrated on his victims.”
Noun
Opposite of the act of endorsing something, usually by being complimentary
“He studied divinity, and only the dissuasion from friends kept him from entering the ministry.”
Noun
Opposite of enthusiastic and public praise
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Opposite of a mention of a praiseworthy act in an official report, especially that of a member of the armed forces in wartime
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Opposite of public acknowledgment, praise or appreciation for one's action or idea
“He saw how baseless his hope had been, and he exonerated her from all blame.”
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Opposite of an idea or plan put forward for consideration
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Opposite of the belief that someone or something is good or acceptable
“As the grumpy old gentleman spat on the ground, the look of disgust on the woman's face was palpable.”
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Opposite of a religious prayer, especially said in thanks
“He muttered a quiet malediction, pulled off his gloves, and dug his dagger into the center of the pentagon.”
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Opposite of compliments on achievement or luck
“To the victors, our sincere congratulations, to the vanquished our equally sincere commiserations.”
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Opposite of an expression of approval or admiration
“Brendan had nothing but condemnation for his lawyer who was working against his best interest.”
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Opposite of an expression of praise or admiration
“His words offended her and she took them as an insult to her very being.”
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Opposite of a recognition of, or gratitude for, an achievement or praiseworthy deed
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Opposite of the act of lauding
Noun
Opposite of help, aid or support
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