Word of the Day – Dec. 31- Opprobrium

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Opprobrium  (uh-PROH-bree-um)

Definition:

1. Something that brings disgrace.

2. a: Public disgrace or ill fame that follows from conduct considered grossly wrong or vicious.

2. b: Contempt, reproach.

Sample sentence: The athlete’s admission of using steroids earned her much opprobrium from fans.

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