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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing shame; Giving offense to moral sensibilities and injurious to reputation.

Usage examples (34)
  • D-Ill., for what she called a disgraceful sexist swipe.
  • "... which I call disgraceful, don't you, Mrs. Studdiford?" asked
  • I didn't know she was so large a cutter; but she's in disgraceful condition.
  • The only thing disgraceful is the Republicans 'behavior and comments about this investigation. for more
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