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scandal


scandal

noun

Definition of SCANDAL

a cause of shame <a scandal that for many years haunted the family of the banker convicted of embezzlement>
Related Words blot, brand, slur, smirch, spot, stain, stigma, taint
Near Antonyms boast, glory, jewel, pride, treasure
Antonyms credit, honor

February 28, 2015
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