Dishonor and Opprobrium


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Dishonor noun – The state of having lost the esteem of others.
Usage example: a person of integrity who would prefer death to dishonor

Opprobrium is a synonym for dishonor in respect topic. In some cases you can use "Opprobrium" instead a noun "Dishonor", when it comes to topics like disgrace, state of shame. popular alternative
Nearby Words: dishonour, dishonorable, dishonored, dishonoured, dishonoring
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Opprobrium noun – A cause of shame.
Usage example: saw no reason why “secretary” should suddenly become a term of opprobrium among the politically correct

Dishonor is a synonym for opprobrium in disgrace topic. You can use "Dishonor" instead a noun "Opprobrium", if it concerns topics such as respect. popular alternative
Nearby Word: opprobrious
Synonyms for Opprobrium
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