Translation of "disgrace" - English-Polish dictionary


noun [ U ] uk /dɪsˈɡreɪs/ us

B2 a situation in which someone does something very bad that makes people stop respecting them or their family, team, etc

hańba, kompromitacja
They were sent home in disgrace.
be a disgrace

B2 to be very bad

być wstydem , ≈ to wstyd
[ + that ] It's a disgrace that money is being wasted like this.
be a disgrace to sb/sth

to be so bad or unacceptable that you make people stop respecting a particular group, activity, etc

przynosić hańbę komuś/czemuś
You are a disgrace to your profession.

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