Synonyms of scandalous in English:

scandalous


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adjective

1‘it is scandalous that elderly patients should be treated in that way’

SYNONYMS

disgraceful, shocking, outrageous, monstrous, criminal, wicked, sinful, shameful, atrocious, appalling, terrible, dreadful, disgusting, abhorrent, despicable, deplorable, reprehensible, obscene, iniquitous, inexcusable, intolerable, insupportable, unforgivable, unpardonable

rare egregious

ANTONYMS

acceptable, praiseworthy

2‘a series of scandalous liaisons’

SYNONYMS

discreditable, disreputable, dishonourable, improper, unseemly, sordid

ANTONYMS

seemly, proper

3‘she loved to spread scandalous rumours’

SYNONYMS

scurrilous, malicious, slanderous, libellous, defamatory

rare calumnious, calumniatory, aspersive