disgraceful collocations and examples

 UK /dɪsˈɡreɪsf(ə)l/

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extremely bad or shocking


Adverbs frequently used with disgraceful
absolutely, quite, utterlyIt’s absolutely disgraceful the way Michael has been treated.
Nouns frequently used with disgraceful
how someone behaves: behaviour, conduct, manner, treatmentThis was quite disgraceful behaviour, especially as it involved people in the emergency services.result of someone’s actions: incident, scene, stateShe complains very bitterly in her diary of the disgraceful state of the roads.
 
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