ADJ. utter, wholesale | firm, severe, strong | universal, widespread | official, public There's been no official condemnation of the bombing.
VERB + CONDEMNATION express, issue I can only express my strong condemnation of this dreadful behaviour. The United Nations issued a condemnation of the regime. | draw The violence has drawn firm condemnation from all the main political leaders.
CONDEMNATION + VERB come from sb/sth Condemnation of this policy has come from all political parties.