Translation of "scandal" - English-Spanish dictionary

scandal

noun uk /ˈskæn·dəl/ us /ˈskæn·dəl/

something that shocks people because they think it is very bad

escándalo
a political scandal

(Translation of “scandal” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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

(Translation of “scandal” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)