Translation of "disgrace" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /dɪsˈɡreɪs/

embarrassment and the loss of other people's respect, or behaviour which 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

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

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!

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