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English definition of “disgraceful”

disgraceful

adjective     /dɪsˈɡreɪs.fəl/
very bad: disgraceful behaviour/conduct a disgraceful situation She thought that their attitude was absolutely disgraceful. [+ that] It is disgraceful that children can get hold of drugs at school.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad disgracefully     /-i/ adverb You've behaved disgracefully.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
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