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British English: /dɪsˈɡreɪs/
American English: /dɪsˈɡreɪs/

Translation of disgrace in French:


  • 1 (shame)
    of doing de faire
    to bring disgrace on somebody
    déshonorer quelqu'un
    to be in disgrace
    être en disgrâce
    ne pas être en odeur de sainteté
    there's no disgrace in that
    il n'y a pas de honte à cela
  • 2 (scandal) it's a disgrace that …
    c'est une honte que …
    (+ subj)
    he's a disgrace to the school
    il est la honte de l'école
    it's a disgrace!
    c'est une honte!
    it's an absolute disgrace!
    c'est scandaleux!

transitive verb

also: disgraced past participle adjective

reflexive verb

  • to disgrace oneself
    (dishonour oneself)
    se déshonorer
    (behave badly)
    se conduire mal
    he disgraced himself
    il s'est mal conduit

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