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Bringing or warranting disgrace; shameful.

dis·grace′ful·ly adv.
dis·grace′ful·ness n.
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Noun1.disgracefulness - unworthiness meriting public disgrace and dishonor
unworthiness - the quality or state of lacking merit or value
scandalousness - disgracefulness that offends public morality


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"It is a shame that officials of a regime which has brutality, aggression, disgracefulness, maliciousness and deceit as among its main characteristics, are addressing the richly-cultured, brave and civilized Iranian people
Citizens of the city demanded for an overall revamping of the department to do away with the disgracefulness of the capital city in and out of the country.
Part of me feels a need to watch, but part of me wants to just live-tweet reruns of "The Golden Girls," because I feel like people are going to need some escape from the sadness and disgracefulness of it all, including me.