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disgrace

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of disgrace

  1. 1 the state of having lost the esteem of others <the players who threw the game were in disgrace with their schoolmates> Synonyms discredit, disesteem, dishonor, disrepute, ignominy, infamy, obloquy, odium, opprobrium, reproach, shame Related Words scandal; contempt, despite, disdain, scorn; deprecation, disapprobation, disapproval, disfavor; abasement, debasement, debasing, degradation, dust, humbling, humiliation; blot, brand, shadow, slur, smirch, spot, stain, stigma, taint Near Antonyms admiration, appreciation, estimation, regard; awe, fear, reverence; fame, glory, renown, repute Antonyms esteem, honor, respect

  2. 2 a cause of shame <the exposure of his criminal record was a huge disgrace for the councilman> Synonyms dishonor, opprobrium, reflection, reproach, scandal Related Words blot, brand, slur, smirch, spot, stain, stigma, taint Near Antonyms boast, glory, jewel, pride, treasure Antonyms credit, honor

  3. 3 a regrettable or blameworthy act <it's a disgrace to let all the leftover food from the banquet go to waste, so let's deliver it to the homeless shelter> Synonyms crime, pity, shame, sinRelated Words outrage, scandal






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