disgraced disgraced  /dɪs ˈɡreɪst/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) suffering shame

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A disgraced starlet is emerging as an unlikely rallying point for South Korean feminists.
  2. White House had initially said there was no record of disgraced lobbyist at 2001 meeting.
  3. Bush wants his State of the Union speech to drown out those stories linking the disgraced company and the White House CNN AllPolitics.

News

  1. Drug lab scandal causes old evidence to pile up

    Disgraced former state chemist Annie Dookhan almost single-handedly brought the state's drug testing system to a standstill and cast doubt on tens of thousands of drug convictions.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Worcester Telegram & Gazette

  2. Former cyclist Ullrich admits to Fuentes treatment

    BERLIN (Reuters) - Disgraced former Tour de France winner Jan Ullrich has admitted that he underwent blood-doping procedures under the guidance of a Spanish doctor at the heart of a major drugs scandal. The 39-year-old German, who was banned for two years in 2012 for a doping offence, had previously confessed to having contact with Eufemiano Fuentes but consistently denied being illegally ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Doping-Former cyclist Ullrich admits to Fuentes treatment

    BERLIN, June 22 (Reuters) - Disgraced former Tour de France winner Jan Ullrich has admitted that he underwent blood doping procedures under the guidance of a Spanish doctor at the heart of a major drugs scandal. The 39-year-old German, who was banned for two years in 2012 for a doping offence, had previously confessed to having contact with Eufemiano Fuentes but consistently denied being ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. Assembly Minority Leader James Tedisco, a Republican, said Spitzer "has disgraced his office and the entire state of New York. He should resign his office immediately. Public service is a public trust - Eliot Spitzer violated this trust and has...
    on Mar 10, 2008 By: James Tedisco Source: Politics on the Hudson

  2. "Nobody coached me on my statement or anything like that. It's all coming from me," said Haynesworth. "What I did was disgusting. What I feel like is I disgraced the game, disgraced my team and disgraced my last name. It doesn't matter what...
    on Oct 3, 2006 By: Albert Haynesworth Source: RotoTimes.com

  3. "The conduct exhibited by the defendants is disgraceful," Cohn said. "Not only have you disgraced the police department and yourself, you have disgraced your family."
    on Jul 20, 2007 By: James Caan Source: Forbes

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