Definitions for scandalousˈskæn dl əs
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disgraceful, scandalous, shameful, shocking(adj)
giving offense to moral sensibilities and injurious to reputation
"scandalous behavior"; "the wicked rascally shameful conduct of the bankrupt"- Thackeray; "the most shocking book of its time"
wrong, immoral, causing a scandal
giving offense to the conscience or moral feelings; exciting reprobation; calling out condemnation
disgraceful to reputation; bringing shame or infamy; opprobrious; as, a scandalous crime or vice
defamatory; libelous; as, a scandalous story
Origin: [Cf. F. scandaleux.]
The numerical value of scandalous in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of scandalous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I was tasked with taking photos of military secrets and scandalous scenes.
Do you think any similarity with this scandalous fabrication is pure coincidence? i don't think so!
Its scandalous... that five police chiefs can overturn a decision of European Union ministers on the matter.
It's scandalous... that five police chiefs can overturn a decision of European Union prime ministers on the matter.
When a woman drinks it's as if an animal were drinking, or a child. Alcoholism is scandalous in a woman, and a female alcoholic is rare, a serious matter. It's a slur on the divine in our nature.
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