Translation of "disgrace" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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disgracenoun [ U ]

uk /dɪsˈɡreɪs/ us /dɪsˈɡreɪs/

B2 embarrassment and the loss of other people's respect, or behaviour that causes this

They were sent home in disgrace. 他們蒙著羞被送回了家裡。
He brought disgrace on the whole team by falsifying the results. 他篡改比分的行為讓全隊丟了臉。
be a disgrace

B2 to be a very bad situation

Three families living in one room - it's a disgrace! 三家人住在一間房裡——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麼多錢,而在教育上卻支出這麼少,真是太不像話了。
be a disgrace to sb/sth

C2 to be so bad or unacceptable that you make people lose respect for the group or activity you are connected to

You're a disgrace (to the family) - what a way to behave! 你真(給家人)丟臉——怎麼能幹出這樣的事情!

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disgraceverb [ T ]

uk /dɪsˈɡreɪs/ us /dɪsˈɡreɪs/

to make people stop respecting you or your family, team, etc. by doing something very bad

You have disgraced us all with your behaviour. 你的所作所為讓我們大家都抬不起頭來。

(Translation of “disgrace” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)