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scan·dal·ous

 (skăn′dl-əs)
adj.
1. Causing scandal; shocking: scandalous behavior.
2. Containing material damaging to reputation; defamatory: a scandalous exposé.

scan′dal·ous·ly adv.
scan′dal·ous·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.scandalously - in a scandalous manner; "you behaved scandalously when you walked out of that meeting!"
Translations
بصورَةٍ فاضِحَه وَشائِنَه
pohoršlivě
hneykslanlega
pohoršujúco
rezilcesine

scandalously

[ˈskændələslɪ] ADVescandalosamente

scandalously

[ˈskændələsli] adv (= shockingly) [behave] → de façon scandaleuse
scandalously over-priced → à un prix scandaleuxscandal sheet n (US) (= newspaper) → journal m à scandale
the scandal sheets → la presse à scandale

scandalously

advskandalös; to speak scandalously of somebodyböse or üble Gerüchte über jdn verbreiten; her children are scandalously neglectedes ist skandalös or ein Skandal, wie vernachlässigt ihre Kinder sind

scandalously

[ˈskændləslɪ] advscandalosamente, in modo scandaloso

scandal

(ˈskӕndl) noun
1. something that is considered shocking or disgraceful. The price of such food is a scandal.
2. an outburst of public indignation caused by something shocking or disgraceful. Her love affair caused a great scandal amongst the neighbours; They kept the matter secret, in order to avoid a scandal.
3. gossip. all the latest scandal.
ˈscandalize, ˈscandalise verb
to shock or horrify. Their behaviour used to scandalize the neighbours.
ˈscandalous adjective
1. shocking or disgraceful.
2. (of stories etc) containing scandal.
ˈscandalously adverb
in a disgraceful way.
References in classic literature ?
he thought, and he was moved as by a slight, and began at once to recollect that he was here an interloper, in a strange house, which he had entered almost by a burglary, and where at any moment he might be scandalously challenged.
And there was that on Mahbub Ali which he did not wish to keep an hour longer than was necessary - a wad of closely folded tissue- paper, wrapped in oilskin - an impersonal, unaddressed statement, with five microscopic pin-holes in one corner, that most scandalously betrayed the five confederated Kings, the sympathetic Northern Power, a Hindu banker in Peshawur, a firm of gun-makers in Belgium, and an important, semi-independent Mohammedan ruler to the south.
Vernon that her sisterly cautions have been bestowed in vain, and to persuade Reginald that she has scandalously belied me.
Some said, that the Vincys had behaved scandalously, that Mr.
Everything is going up scandalously," sighed Stella.
I can't bear to hear you talk in that patient way, after the scandalously cruel manner in which you have been treated.
Again, he had heard the name, more lately, associated scandalously with the name of his brother.
The music she selected to play was of the most scandalously profane sort, associated with performances on the stage which it curdles one's blood to think of.
With a firm, steady-eyed impudence, which seemed to hold back the threat of some abominable menace, he would proceed to sell over the counter some object looking obviously and scandalously not worth the money which passed in the transaction: a small cardboard box with apparently nothing inside, for instance, or one of those carefully closed yellow flimsy envelopes, or a soiled volume in paper covers with a promising title.
Some very august personages indeed (whom in her fury she had insisted upon scandalously involving in her affairs) had incurred her animosity.
Roy Rickhuss, general secretary of the Community union, said: "The Government scandalously missed opportunities to intervene and protect the industrial assets in Redcar, which has left a community devastated and taxpayers picking up a bill.
Roy Rickhuss, general secretary of the Community union, said:"The Government scandalously missed opportunities to intervene and protect the industrial assets in Redcar, which has left a community devastated and taxpayers picking up a bill of hundreds of millions to clean the site.