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disgracefuladjective

uk   us   /dɪsˈɡreɪs.fəl/
disgracefully
adverb uk   us   /-i/
You've ​behaved disgracefully.
(Definition of disgraceful from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “disgraceful”
in Arabic مُخْزٍ…
in Korean 수치스러운…
in Portuguese vergonhoso…
in Catalan vergonyós…
in Japanese 恥さらしな…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可耻的,丢脸的,不光彩的…
in Turkish ayıp, utandırıcı, utanç verici…
in Russian позорный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可恥的,丟臉的,不光彩的…
in Italian scandaloso, vergognoso…
in Polish haniebny…
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