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English definition of “be a reproach to sb/sth”

be a reproach to sb/sth

to be something that should make a person or organization feel ashamed: His immaculate garden was a reproach to all his less organized neighbours.
(Definition of be a reproach to sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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