disgrace definition

  • noun:
    • loss in honor, respect, or reputation; pity.
    • the health of being highly and usually disapproved.
    • one which brings disfavor or discredit: Your handwriting is a disgrace.
    • The condition of becoming regarding benefit; loss in benefit, regard, or value.
    • their state of being dishonored, or covered with shame; dishonor; pity; ignominy.
    • whatever brings dishonor; reason for pity or reproach; great discredit; since, vice is a disgrace to a rational being.
    • An act of unkindness; a disfavor.
    • the health of becoming out of favor; loss of favor, regard, or respect.
    • their state to be dishonored, or covered with pity; dishonor; shame; ignominy.
    • what brings dishonor; reason for pity or reproach; great discredit.
    • An act of unkindness; a disfavor.
    • a situation of being from favor; exclusion from benefit, self-confidence, or trust: since, the minister retired from judge in disgrace.
    • circumstances of ignominy, dishonor, or shame; subjection to opprobrium.
    • a factor in pity or reproach; what dishonors: as, honest impoverishment is not any disgrace.
    • Want of sophistication of individual or brain; illfavoredness; ungracious condition or personality.
    • An act of unkindness; an ill change.
    • Synonyms and Disgrace, Dishonor, etc. (see odium), discredit, ignominy, infamy, disrepute, reproach, contempt, opprobrium, obloquy.
    • Scandal, blot.
    • a situation of dishonor
    • Loss of honor, respect, or reputation; pity.
    • The condition of being highly and generally disapproved.
    • the one that brings disfavor or discredit: Your handwriting is a disgrace.
    • the health of becoming from favor; loss of favor, regard, or respect.
    • their state to be dishonored, or covered with shame; dishonor; pity; ignominy.
    • what brings dishonor; cause of shame or reproach; great discredit; since, vice is a disgrace to a rational being.
    • An act of unkindness; a disfavor.
    • The condition of becoming regarding benefit; reduced benefit, respect, or respect.
    • their state of being dishonored, or covered with shame; dishonor; pity; ignominy.
    • whatever brings dishonor; cause of pity or reproach; great discredit.
    • An act of unkindness; a disfavor.
    • a situation to be regarding favor; exclusion from favor, confidence, or trust: because, the minister retired from court in disgrace.
    • circumstances of ignominy, dishonor, or pity; subjection to opprobrium.
    • a factor in pity or reproach; that which dishonors: as, truthful impoverishment is not any disgrace.
    • Want of sophistication of individual or head; illfavoredness; ungracious condition or personality.
    • An act of unkindness; an ill turn.
    • Synonyms and Disgrace, Dishonor, etc. (identify odium), discredit, ignominy, infamy, disrepute, reproach, contempt, opprobrium, obloquy.
    • Scandal, blot.
    • a situation of dishonor
  • verb-transitive:
    • to create shame or dishonor on: disgraced the complete neighborhood.
    • To deprive of favor or good repute; treat with disfavor: the household was disgraced because of the scandal.
    • to place off benefit; to discount with dishonor.
    • doing disfavor to; to bring reproach or pity upon; to dishonor; to deal with or cover with ignominy; to reduce in estimation.
    • to deal with discourteously; to upbraid; to revile.
    • to create pity or dishonor on: disgraced the entire neighborhood.
    • To deprive of benefit or good repute; treat with disfavor: your family had been disgraced because of the scandal.
    • to place regarding favor; to discount 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 take care of discourteously; to upbraid; to revile.
  • verb:
    • To disrespect another; to place some body away from benefit.
    • damage the trustworthiness of
    • bring pity or dishonor upon
    • reduce in really worth or character, frequently verbally
    • To disrespect another; to put someone off favor.
    • damage the standing of
    • bring pity or dishonor upon
    • decrease in well worth or personality, generally verbally
  • others:
    • To put regarding favor; dismiss with discredit.
    • to deal with or affect ignominiously; bring or cast pity or reproach upon; dishonor; placed to shame.
    • To revile; upbraid; heap reproaches upon.
    • Synonyms and Debase, Degrade, etc. (identify abase); to shame, mortify, dishonor; tarnish, blot, stain, sully. See number under debase.
    • to place off benefit; dismiss with discredit.
    • To treat or impact ignominiously; bring or cast pity or reproach upon; dishonor; placed to pity.
    • To revile; upbraid; heap reproaches upon.
    • Synonyms and Debase, Degrade, etc. (identify abase); to shame, mortify, dishonor; tarnish, blot, stain, sully. See list under debase.

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