Definitions for disgrace

Definitions for (noun) disgrace

Main entry: disgrace, ignominy, shame

Definition: a state of dishonor

Usage: one mistake brought shame to all his family; suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison

Definitions for (verb) disgrace

Main entry: discredit, disgrace

Definition: damage the reputation of

Usage: This newspaper story discredits the politicians

Main entry: put down, take down, degrade, demean, disgrace

Definition: reduce in worth or character, usually verbally

Usage: She tends to put down younger women colleagues; His critics took him down after the lecture

Main entry: disgrace, dishonor, dishonour, shame, attaint

Definition: bring shame or dishonor upon

Usage: he dishonored his family by committing a serious crime

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