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Synonyms for condemn

to feel or express strong disapproval of

to pronounce judgment against

Synonyms for condemn

express strong disapproval of

declare or judge unfit for use or habitation

compel or force into a particular state or activity

demonstrate the guilt of (someone)

pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law

appropriate (property) for public use

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He was removed from the condemned cell to the prison hospital.
During his first spell in the Tower in 1603, Sir Walter Raleigh sent a similarly direct and powerful letter to his wife while he waited in the condemned cell, fully expecting to be executed.
The condemned cell proper, a gallows room and a third room below the gallows room containing a post-mortem table.
For his last fortnight in his condemned cell, Peter Manuel said virtually nothing and just listened to the radio.
I took another journey into the past at the York Castle Museum, wandering down a reconstructed Victorian street and popping in to jail to check out the condemned cell where Dick Turpin spent the last five months of his life before he was executed after being found guilty of horse stealing.
In the condemned cell, a prison officer would stay 24 hours a day and the Governor would visit with any news of appeals.
It feels like having a reprieve from a condemned cell," said Alice.
Portraits of literary worthies adorn the staircase and the restaurant door was salvaged from the condemned cell of the city's Calton jail.
At three minutes to eight, the executioner William Billington and his assistant John Ellis entered the condemned cell, 50 yards from the scaffold.
In July, 1955 - 45 years ago - the former night club hostess walked the few paces from the condemned cell to the gallows in Holloway Prison to become the last woman to be hanged in this country.
Years later, I had the dubious distinction of being the last journalist to visit the gallows at Walton before they were dismantled and the condemned cell turned into a warders' team room.
Stand quietly in the condemned cell where Rowlands spent his last night, or in the punishment cell, completely dark and sound proof in order to effect the greatest possible psychological torture on its inmates.
I must say that during the long and arduous survival fight while Nigel Worthington, Iain Dowie and Bryan Robson remained decidedly upbeat at Norwich, Crystal Palace and West Brom, Redknapp was looking and sounding like a man in the condemned cell.
You are in the condemned cell and the night before your execution you can have anything you like as your last meal.