disgraceful


disgraceful
I adjective abominable atrocious, base, beneath ones dignity, blameworthy, censurable, compromising, contemptible, damaging, deflated, degrading, demeaning, demoralizing, deplorable, derogatory, deserving reproach, despicable, detestable, discreditable, dishonest, dishonorable, disreputable, flagitiosus, flagitious, flagrant, foul, heinous horrible, humiliating, humiliative, ignoble, ignominious, improper, indecent, infamous, inglorious, inhonestus, iniquitous, odious, opprobrious, outrageous, peccant, probrosus, recreant, reprobate, scandalous, shameful, shocking, sinxil, tarnished, turpis, unseemly, unworthy, vile, worthy of contempt II index arrant (onerous), contemptible, disorderly, disreputable, heinous, ignoble, inexcusable, inexpiable, nefarious, notorious, odious, outrageous, profligate (corrupt), recreant, reprehensible, scandalous, vicious

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  • Disgraceful — Dis*grace ful, a. Bringing disgrace; causing shame; shameful; dishonorable; unbecoming; as, profaneness is disgraceful to a man. {Dis*grace ful*ly}, adv. {Dis*grace ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] The Senate have cast you forth disgracefully. B.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disgraceful — 1590s, graceless, opposite of graceful; see DIS (Cf. dis ) + GRACEFUL (Cf. graceful). Meaning full of disgrace (1590s) is from DISGRACE (Cf. disgrace) + FUL (Cf. ful). Related: Disgracefully …   Etymology dictionary

  • disgraceful — [adj] shameful, low blameworthy, contemptible, degrading, detestable, discreditable, dishonorable, disreputable, ignoble, ignominious, infamous, inglorious, mean, offensive, opprobrious, scandalous, shabby, shady, shocking, shoddy, unrespectable …   New thesaurus

  • disgraceful — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ shockingly unacceptable. DERIVATIVES disgracefully adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • disgraceful — [dis grās′fəl] adj. causing or characterized by disgrace; shameful disgracefully adv. disgracefulness n …   English World dictionary

  • disgraceful — adj. disgraceful to + inf. (it was disgraceful to behave like that = it was disgraceful behaving like that) * * * [dɪs greɪsf(ə)l] disgraceful to + inf. (it was disgraceful to behave like that = it was disgraceful behaving like that) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • disgraceful — dis|grace|ful [dısˈgreısfəl] adj bad, embarrassing, or unacceptable ▪ It s a disgraceful waste of taxpayers money. absolutely/utterly etc disgraceful ▪ Their behaviour was absolutely disgraceful. ▪ It is disgraceful that anyone should have to… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • disgraceful — [[t]dɪsgre͟ɪsfʊl[/t]] ADJ GRADED: oft it v link ADJ that (disapproval) If you say that something such as behaviour or a situation is disgraceful, you disapprove of it strongly, and feel that the person or people responsible should be ashamed of… …   English dictionary


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