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scandal

noun /ˈskӕndl/
something that is considered shocking or disgraceful
escándalo
The price of such food is a scandal.
an outburst of public indignation caused by something shocking or disgraceful
escándalo
Her love affair caused a great scandal amongst the neighbours They kept the matter secret, in order to avoid a scandal.
gossip
chisme, chismorreo, habladuría
all the latest scandal.
scandalize verb ( (also scandaliseBritish)) to shock or horrify
escandalizar
Their behaviour/behavior used to scandalize the neighbours/neighbors.
scandalous adjective shocking or disgraceful
escandaloso
a scandalous incident.
(of stories etc) containing scandal.
escandaloso
scandalously adverb in a disgraceful way.
escandalosamente
Translations of “scandal”
in Korean 스캔들, 추문…
in Arabic فَضيحة…
in French scandale, ragots…
in Italian scandalo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醜行, 醜聞, 震驚…
in Russian скандал…
in Turkish rezalet, kepazelik, skandal…
in Polish skandal…
in Portuguese escândalo…
in German der Skandal, üble Nachrede, der Klatsch…
in Catalan escàndol…
in Japanese スキャンダル, 醜聞…
in Chinese (Simplified) 丑行, 丑闻, 震惊…
(Definition of scandal from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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