Definitions for opprobriousəˈproʊ bri əs

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. abusive, opprobrious, scurrilous(adj)

    expressing offensive reproach

  2. black, disgraceful, ignominious, inglorious, opprobrious, shameful(adj)

    (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame

    "Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands"- Rachel Carson; "an ignominious retreat"; "inglorious defeat"; "an opprobrious monument to human greed"; "a shameful display of cowardice"

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  1. opprobrious(Adjective)

    Of or relating to opprobrium.

  2. opprobrious(Adjective)

    Tending to cause opprobrium.

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