Translation of "disgrace" - English-Italian dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /dɪsˈɡreɪs/ us /dɪsˈɡreɪs/

the action of someone doing something very bad that makes people stop respecting them

disonore, infamia
They were sent home in disgrace. Sono stati rimandati a casa con disonore.
be a disgrace

to be very bad

essere scandaloso, essere vergognoso
It’s a disgrace that money is being wasted like this. È una vergogna che il denaro venga sprecato in questo modo.
verb 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. Hai disonorato tutti noi con il tuo comportamento.

(Translation of “disgrace” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)