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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “be a reproach to sb/sth”

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be a reproach to sb/sth

to be something that should make a person or organization feel ashamed
是…的恥辱;令…丟人現眼
His immaculate garden was a reproach to all his less organized neighbours.
他的花園整潔有致,使得那些不太俐落的鄰居們感到汗顔。
Chastising and rebuking
Translations of “be a reproach to sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 是…的耻辱, 令…丢人现眼…
(Definition of be a reproach to sb/sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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