disgraceful

[ dis-greys-fuh l ]
/ dɪsˈgreɪs fəl /

adjective

bringing or deserving disgrace; shameful; dishonorable; disreputable.

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Origin of disgraceful

First recorded in 1585–95; disgrace + -ful

OTHER WORDS FROM disgraceful

dis·grace·ful·ly, adverbdis·grace·ful·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for disgraceful

disgraceful
/ (dɪsˈɡreɪsfʊl) /

adjective

shameful; scandalous

Derived forms of disgraceful

disgracefully, adverbdisgracefulness, noun
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