Definitions and translations for "infamy"

Definition of infamy

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1. The state of being infamous.
2. A reputation as being evil.
"Infamy, infamy - they've all got it in for me!" - Kenneth Williams as Julius Caesar in Carry On Cleo
"A date which will live in infamy" - Franklin D. Roosevelt in response to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour
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English - English - infamy

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n. bad reputation, public shame or disgrace; wicked or immoral act

English - Spanish - infamy

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s. infamia, maldad acendrada; oprobio, gran deshonor

English - French - infamy

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n. infamie; honte

English - German - infamy

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n. Schande, Schmach, Ehrlosigkeit

English - Indonesian - infamy

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n. kekejian, keburukan, kehinaan, ketidaksenonohan

English - Italian - infamy

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s. infamia, disonore, ignominia; scelleratezza, nefandezza; (Dir) perdita dei diritti civili

English - Polish - infamy

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n. niesława, hańba, haniebność, nikczemność, infamia, bezecny czyn, bezeceństwo

English - Portuguese - infamy

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s. infâmia, vergonha, vexame

English - Romanian - infamy

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n. infamie, ticăloşie, mârşăvie, porcărie {fig.}, ruşine, purtare scandaloasă

English - Russian - infamy

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с. позор, бесчестье, бесславие, подлость, низость, постыдное поведение

English - Turkish - infamy

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i. kötü şöhret, utanç verici davranış, rezillik, kepazelik

English - Ukrainian - infamy

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n. ганьба, підлість, неслава, низькість

English - Dutch - infamy

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zn. schandelijkheid; schanddaad; schaamte

English - Greek - infamy

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ουσ. κακοφημία, ατιμία, αίσχος

English - Arabic - infamy

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‏عار خزي، سلوك شرير، عمل شائن، الخزي، خزي‏

English - Chinese - infamy

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(名) 声名狼藉; 丑行; 丑名

English - Chinese - infamy

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(名) 聲名狼藉; 醜行; 醜名

English - Hindi - infamy

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n. अपकीर्ति, कलंक, बदनामी

English - Japanese - infamy

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(名) 悪評; 邪悪; 不名誉; 恥

English - Korean - infamy

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명. 불명예; 사악한 또는 비도덕적인 행동

English - Vietnamese - infamy

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n. xấu xa, nhục nhã, ty tiện, ô uế, bẩn thỉu
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Synonyms for infamy
defamation: aspersion, disgrace, blame, obloquy, calumny, censure