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disgracenoun [U]

uk   us   /dɪsˈɡreɪs/
B2 embarrassment and the loss of other people's respect, or behaviour that causes this: They were sent home in disgrace. He brought disgrace on the whole team by falsifying the results.be a disgrace B2 to be a very bad situation: Three families living in one room - it's a disgrace! [+ that] It's a disgrace that the government spends so much on guns and so little on education.be a disgrace to sb/sth C2 to be so bad or unacceptable that you make people lose respect for the group or activity you are connected to: You're a disgrace (to the family) - what a way to behave!
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disgraceverb [T]

uk   us   /dɪsˈɡreɪs/
to make people stop respecting you or your family, team, etc. by doing something very bad: You have disgraced us all with your behaviour.
disgraced
adjective uk   us   /-ˈɡreɪst/
a disgraced politician
(Definition of disgrace from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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