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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 scan·dal·ous /ˈskændḷəs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Scan·dal·ous a.
 1. Giving offense to the conscience or moral feelings; exciting reprobation; calling out condemnation.
    Nothing scandalous or offensive unto any.   --Hooker.
 2. Disgraceful to reputation; bringing shame or infamy; opprobrious; as, a scandalous crime or vice.
 3. Defamatory; libelous; as, a scandalous story.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : giving offense to moral sensibilities and injurious to
            reputation; "scandalous behavior"; "the wicked rascally
            shameful conduct of the bankrupt"- Thackeray; "the most
            shocking book of its time" [syn: disgraceful, shameful,