Translation of "stigma" - English-Turkish dictionary

stigma

noun uk /ˈstɪɡmə/ us
DISAPPROVAL [ C, U ]

If there is a stigma attached to something, people disapprove of it, especially when this is unfair.

leke, damga, rezalet, yüz kızartıcı durum
There is still a stigma attached to being mentally ill.
stigmatize verb [ T ] also UK -ise

to treat someone or something unfairly by disapproving of them

damgalamak, toplum dışına itmek; kötü şöhret sahibi olmasına neden olmak
[ often passive ] Unmarried mothers are stigmatized by society.

(Translation of “stigma” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)