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