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English definition of “scandalous”

scandalous

adjective uk   /ˈskæn.dəl.əs/ us  
making people shocked and upset: scandalous stories It's scandalous that we do so little to prevent homelessness.Morally wrong and evilDishonest
scandalously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
scandalously expensive (= so expensive that it is annoying)Morally wrong and evilDishonest
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