Textual thesaurus for "disgrace"

(noun) ignominy, shame

a state of dishonor

one mistake brought shame to all his family; suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison

(verb) discredit

damage the reputation of

This newspaper story discredits the politicians

(verb) put down, take down, degrade, demean

reduce in worth or character, usually verbally

She tends to put down younger women colleagues; His critics took him down after the lecture

(verb) dishonor, dishonour, shame, attaint

bring shame or dishonor upon

he dishonored his family by committing a serious crime