opprobrium Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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opprobriumnoun [U]

uk   /əˈprəʊ.bri.əm/  us   /-ˈproʊ-/ formal
severecriticism and ​blame: International opprobrium has been ​heaped on the ​countryfollowingitsattack on ​itsneighbours.
adjective uk   us   /-əs/
(Definition of opprobrium from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “opprobrium”
in Chinese (Simplified) 谴责, 抨击, 挞伐…
in Chinese (Traditional) 譴責, 抨擊, 討伐…
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