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name and shame

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  1. name and shame(Verb)

    To publish the name of (a person or organization that has committed some transgression) so as to single them out for individual blame and censure.


  1. Name and shame

    To name and shame is to "publicly say that a person, group or business has done something wrong". It is used to discourage some kinds of activity by publishing the names of those involved.

How to pronounce name and shame?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say name and shame in sign language?

  1. nameandshame


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of name and shame in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of name and shame in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of name and shame in a Sentence

  1. Health Minister Rona Ambrose:

    This public register will name and shame those pharma companies.

  2. Jochen Kindermann:

    The 'name and shame' concept is something completely new to Germany.

Images & Illustrations of name and shame

  1. name and shamename and shamename and shamename and shamename and shame

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