HyperDic: shameful

English > 2 senses of the word shameful:
ADJECTIVEallshameful, black, disgraceful, ignominious, inglorious, opprobrious(used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame
allshameful, disgraceful, scandalous, shockinggiving offense to moral sensibilities and injurious to reputation
shameful > pronunciation
Soundsshey'mfahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > shameful: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaning(used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame.
Example "a shameful display of cowardice"
Synonymsblack, disgraceful, ignominious, inglorious, opprobrious
Broaderdishonorable, dishonourablelacking honor or integrity
Spanishbochornoso, ignominioso, oprobioso, vergonzoso
Catalandeshonorant, ignominiós, oprobiós, vergonyós
Nounsshamefulnessunworthiness meriting public disgrace and dishonor
Adverbsshamefullyin a dishonorable manner or to a dishonorable degree
English > shameful: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningGiving offense to moral sensibilities and injurious to reputation.
Example "the wicked rascally shameful conduct of the bankrupt"- Thackeray
Synonymsdisgraceful, scandalous, shocking
Broaderimmoraldeliberately violating / violating accepted principles of right and wrong
Spanishdenigrante, deshonroso, escandaloso, infamante, infame, ultrajante, vergonzoso
Catalandenigrant, deshonrós, infame, ultratjant, vergonyós
Nounsshamefulnessunworthiness meriting public disgrace and dishonor

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