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Definition of Scandalous

Scandalous

  1. Giving offense to the conscience or moral feelings; exciting reprobation; calling out condemnation.
  2. Disgraceful to reputation; bringing shame or infamy; opprobrious; as, a scandalous crime or vice.
  3. Defamatory; libelous; as, a scandalous story.

Scandalous Quotations

The gospel alone liberates you to live a life of scandalous generosity, unrestrained sacrifice, uncommon valor, and unbounded courage.
Tullian Tchividjian

Me, I'd prefer to have a good reputation rather than getting press for being scandalous, getting drunk in public, staying out late and so on.
Sophia Bush

People equate sexy with promiscuous. They think that because I'm shaped this way, I must be scandalous - like running around and bringing men into my hotel room. But it's just the opposite.
Jennifer Lopez

When a woman drinks it's as if an animal were drinking, or a child. Alcoholism is scandalous in a woman, and a female alcoholic is rare, a serious matter. It's a slur on the divine in our nature.
Marguerite Duras

The writer of originality, unless dead, is always shocking, scandalous; novelty disturbs and repels.
Simone de Beauvoir
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Scandalous Translations

scandalous in French is scandaleux
scandalous in Spanish is escandaloso

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