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

Translation of disgrace in French:

noun

  • 1 (shame)
    honte (f) (of doing de faire)
    to bring disgrace on somebody
    déshonorer quelqu'un
    to be in disgrace
    (officially)
    être en disgrâce
    [humorous]
    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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