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opprobrium

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1 state of disgrace resulting from public abuse [syn: obloquy]
2 a state of extreme dishonor; "a date which will live in infamy"- F.D.Roosevelt; "the name was a by-word of scorn and opprobrium throughout the city" [syn: infamy] [ant: fame]

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