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English definition of “disgrace”

disgrace

noun [U]  /dɪsˈɡreɪs/ us  
embarrassment and the loss of other people’s respect, or behavior that causes this: He resigned in disgrace. He’s a disgrace to his family.
disgraceful
adjective  /dɪsˈɡreɪs·fəl/ us  
The lies my opponent is telling about me are disgraceful.
(Definition of disgrace from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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