Definitions for disgracedɪsˈgreɪs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word disgrace
shame, disgrace, ignominy(verb)
a state of dishonor
"one mistake brought shame to all his family"; "suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison"
dishonor, disgrace, dishonour, attaint, shame(verb)
bring shame or dishonor upon
"he dishonored his family by committing a serious crime"
take down, degrade, disgrace, demean, put down(verb)
reduce in worth or character, usually verbally
"She tends to put down younger women colleagues"; "His critics took him down after the lecture"
damage the reputation of
"This newspaper story discredits the politicians"
The condition of being out of favor; loss of favor, regard, or respect.
The state of being dishonored, or covered with shame; dishonor; shame; ignominy.
That which brings dishonor; cause of shame or reproach; great discredit; as, vice is a disgrace to a rational being.
An act of unkindness; a disfavor.
To disrespect another; to put someone out of favor.
Origin: From disgracier.
the condition of being out of favor; loss of favor, regard, or respect
the state of being dishonored, or covered with shame; dishonor; shame; ignominy
that which brings dishonor; cause of shame or reproach; great discredit; as, vice is a disgrace to a rational being
an act of unkindness; a disfavor
to put out favor; to dismiss with dishonor
to do disfavor to; to bring reproach or shame upon; to dishonor; to treat or cover with ignominy; to lower in estimation
to treat discourteously; to upbraid; to revile
Disgrace is a novel by J. M. Coetzee, published in 1999. It won the Booker Prize. The writer was also awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature four years after its publication.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
No one can disgrace us but ourselves.
I think the sanctuary cities are a disgrace.
It is no disgrace to be poor, but it might as well be.
It is the crime not the scaffold which is the disgrace.
I have deserved neither so much honor or so much disgrace.
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- عار, خزيArabic
- позор, позоря, безчестиеBulgarian
- ostouzet, ponižování, ponižovat, ponížení, ostuda, zostudit, ostouzeníCzech
- Schmach, Schande, UngnadeGerman
- ατιμάζω, καταισχύνω, ατίμωση, ντροπιάζω, ανυποληψία, όνειδος, αίσχος, δυσμένεια, ντροπήGreek
- deshonrar, desgraciaSpanish
- väheksyä, epäsuosioFinnish
- disgrâce, honte, ignominieFrench
- deshonoro, desfavorizarIdo
- infamia, vergogna, ignominia, disonorareItalian
- 不名誉, 恥, 恥辱Japanese
- 恥辱, 치욕Korean
- infamia, ignominiaLatin
- rușine, ocară, dizgrație, dizgrațiaRomanian
- позо́р, опозорить, срам, бесчестить, бесчестие, обесчестить, позор, осрамить, позорить, срамитьRussian
- sỉ nhục, 恥辱Vietnamese
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