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noun 
  1. (theology) Religious discredit; an act or behaviour which brings a religion into discredit.
  2. (theology) Something which hinders acceptance of religious ideas or behaviour; a stumbling-block or offense.
  3. Damage to personal reputation.
The incident brought considerable to his family.
  1. An incident or event that brings disgrace, or damages the reputation of the persons or organization involved.
Their affair was reported as a by most tabloids.
  1. Moral outrage; offence to decency.
When their behaviour was made public it caused a great .
  1. Defamatory talk; gossip.
According to village , they weren't even married.
Etymology: From Old Northern French escandle, from ecclesiastical Latin scandalum, from Ancient Greek .


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