Meaning of “opprobrium” in the English Dictionary

"opprobrium" in British English

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opprobriumnoun [ U ]

uk /əˈprəʊ.bri.əm/ us /əˈproʊ.bri.əm/ formal

severe criticism and blame:

International opprobrium has been heaped on the country following its attack on its neighbours.
opprobrious
adjective uk /əˈprəʊ.bri.əs/ us /əˈproʊ.bri.əs/

(Definition of “opprobrium” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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