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German translation of “disgrace”

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disgrace

noun /disˈɡreis/
the state of being out of favour
die Ungnade
He is in disgrace because of his rude behaviour.
a state of being without honour and regarded without respect
die Schmach
There seemed to be nothing ahead of him but disgrace and shame.
something which causes or ought to cause shame
die Schande
Your clothes are a disgrace!
disgraceful adjective very bad or shameful
schändlich
disgraceful behaviour The service in that hotel was disgraceful.
disgracefully adverb
schändlich
Translations of “disgrace”
in Korean 불명예, 망신…
in Arabic خِزي…
in French disgrâce, déshonneur, honte…
in Italian disonore, infamia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 恥辱,丟臉, 不光彩的行為…
in Russian позор, бесчестье…
in Turkish ayıp, utanç, şerefsizlik…
in Polish hańba, kompromitacja…
in Spanish desgracia, deshonra, vergüenza…
in Portuguese desgraça…
in Catalan deshonra…
in Japanese 恥, 不名誉…
in Chinese (Simplified) 耻辱,丢脸, 不光彩的行为…
(Definition of disgrace from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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