cause of shame

See: disgrace
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But today we hear of this fraud done by the CPI-M state secretary's son, which has become a cause of shame for the Kerala diaspora.
Money shouldn't be taboo in a marriage, or a cause of shame and secrecy - it might determine the lives we can lead but it isn't a marker of how suitable we are as a spouse.
To meet such incident with silence and ignore the war Israel is waging against Palestinians is a cause of shame for the international community.
He claimed the literacy rate dropped by 2% in two year tenure of Sharif government which, he said, is a cause of shame for countrys rulers.
That would once have been the cause of shame, as would the memory of how the Hearts fans donned Cossack hats and danced in the streets to celebrate Romanov's arrival in their misguided midst.
If passed, it will be a future cause of shame for the regional community.
Again, I specify I am not writing to shame the school, but to point a finger at these teachers who are the cause of shame to our school.
2 : a cause of shame You are a disgrace to this organization.
This should be a cause of shame to a nation whose famed stiff upper lip seems to have grown rather weak and trembling of late.
Over the past half-century pharmaceutical research has helped transform mental illness from a misunderstood cause of shame and fear into a highly treatable condition," Holmer says.
For instance, the practice of confining mothers with malnourished children was tantamount to publicizing kwashiorkor, a cause of shame hence of the high desertion rate.
LAHORE -- Secretary General, Jamaat e Islami, Liaqat Baloch, has said that the departure of Asif Ali Zardari from the presidency was a happy occasion because the outgoing president had been a cause of shame and humiliation for the country and the nation.