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disgrace

noun [U]
 
 
/dɪsˈɡreɪs/
embarrassment and the loss of other people's respect, or behaviour which causes this
耻辱,丢脸;不光彩的行为
They were sent home in disgrace.
他们被灰溜溜地送回了家里。
He brought disgrace on the whole team by falsifying the results.
他篡改比分的行为让全队丢了脸。
Humiliating and degrading
be a disgrace to be a very bad situation
非常糟糕,太不像话
Three families living in one room - it's a disgrace!
3家人住在1间房里——太糟糕了!
[+ that] It's a disgrace that the government spends so much on guns and so little on education.
政府在武器上花了那么多钱,而在教育上却支出这么少,真是太不像话了。
Morally wrong and evilDishonest
be a disgrace to sb/sth to be so bad or unacceptable that you make people lose respect for the group or activity you are connected to
是…的耻辱
You're a disgrace (to the family) - what a way to behave!
你真(给家人)丢脸——怎么能干出这样的事情!
Morally wrong and evilDishonest
(Definition of disgrace noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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