Scandal

A scandal is a widely publicized allegation or set of allegations that damages (or tries to damage) the reputation of an institution, individual or creed.{Dubious|Talk:Alleged scandals are not scandals|date=January 2010} A scandal may be based on true or false allegations or a mixture of both. From the Greek σκάνδαλον (skandalon), `a tra....
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Scandal

• (n.) Anything alleged in pleading which is impertinent, and is reproachful to any person, or which derogates from the dignity of the court, or is contrary to good manners. • (n.) Reproachful aspersion; opprobrious censure; defamatory talk, uttered heedlessly or maliciously. • (n.) Offense caused or experienced; reproach or reprobat...
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scandal

(from the article `Automobile Racing`) ...In December, however, the team admitted that the confidential Ferrari data had been more widely disseminated than previously thought. McLaren`s ... ...bid for membership in the UN Human Rights Council was denied. On July 17 Lukashenka dismissed KGB chief Stsyapan Sukharenka, replacing him with ....
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scandal

1. Offense caused or experienced; reproach or reprobation called forth by what is regarded as wrong, criminal, heinous, or flagrant: opprobrium or disgrace. 'O, what a scandal is it to our crown, That two such noble peers as ye should jar!' (Shak) '[I] have brought scandal To Israel, diffidence of God, and doubt In feeble hearts.' (Milton) ... 2. R...
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scandal

outrage noun a disgraceful event
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Scandal

[season 1] The first season of the ABC American television drama series Scandal premiered on April 5, 2012 and concluded on May 17, 2012, with a total of 7 episodes. == Plot == This season introduces Olivia Pope and the various members of her firm, as well as President of the United States Fitzgerald Grant (Tony Goldwyn) and Cyrus Beene (Je...
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Scandal

[season 3] The third season of the American television drama series Scandal, created by Shonda Rhimes, began on October 3, 2013, on ABC. The season premiere had 10.5 million total viewers, up 71 percent from last season`s start in September 2012. The season finale had 10.5 million total viewers, up 15% from last season`s finale in May 2013....
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Scandal

[season 4] The fourth season of the American television drama series Scandal, created by Shonda Rhimes, will begin on September 25, 2014, on ABC. Renewal for Season 4 was announced on May 9, 2014 by ABC. Filming for the fourth season began on July 28, 2014. ==Overview== In an interview with Shonda Rhimes, she revealed that the fourth season...
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Scandal

[short story] `Scandal` is a short story by Willa Cather. It was first published in Century in 1919. ==Plot summary== Kitty Ayrshire, an opera singer, suffers from a cold, thus preventing her from singing. Bored, she asks her friend Pierce Tevis to visit her. Together they talk about the gossip that has been circulating about her. Tevis exp...
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Scandal

Scan'dal noun [ French scandale , from Latin scandalum , Greek ..., a snare laid for an enemy, a stumbling block, offense, scandal: confer Middle English scandle , Old French escandle . See Slander .] 1. Offense caused or experienced; reproach or reprobation ...
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Scandal

Scan'dal transitive verb 1. To treat opprobriously; to defame; to asperse; to traduce; to slander. [ R.] « I do fawn on men and hug them hard And after scandal them.» Shak. 2. To scandalize; to offend. [ Obsolete] Bp. Story. Syn. -- To defame...
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scandal

[n] - a disgraceful event 2. [n] - disgraceful gossip about the private lives of other people
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