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English definition of “scandalous”

scandalous

adjective     /ˈskæn.dəl.əs/
making people shocked and upset: scandalous stories It's scandalous that we do so little to prevent homelessness.Morally wrong and evilDishonest scandalously     /-li/ adverb scandalously expensive (= so expensive that it is annoying)Morally wrong and evilDishonest
(Definition of scandalous adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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