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Synonyms for scandalize
ˈskæn dlˌaɪz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall, outrage(verb)

    strike with disgust or revulsion

    "The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends"

    Synonyms:
    dishonour, scandalise, offend, ravish, profane, traumatize, dishonor, traumatise, desecrate, spite, transgress, injure, floor, appal, wound, blow out of the water, break, horrify, alarm, ball over, dismay, hurt, breach, rape, violate, infract, shock, take aback, outrage, appall, assault, bruise, go against, pique

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. scandalize

    Synonyms:
    disgrace, disgust, shock, offend, defame, reproach

    Antonyms:
    honor

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scandalize(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    offend, give offence to

  2. scandalize(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    vilify, asperse, defame, backbite, decry, calumniate, slander, reproach, libel, revile, satirize, lampoon, bring disgrace on, inveigh against

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. scandalize(v)

    Synonyms:
    shock, offend, displease, disgrace, slander, defame, vilify

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    clew

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How to use scandalize in a sentence?

  1. Pope Francis:

    In these times, it seems like the ‘Great Accuser’ has been unchained and has it in for bishops, true, we are all sinners, we bishops. He tries to uncover the sins, so they are visible in order to scandalize the people.

  2. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    The lusts and greeds of the body scandalize the Soul but it has to come to heel.


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