opprobrium


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Opprobrium \Op*pro"bri*um\, n. [L., fr. ob (see Ob-) + probrum
   reproach, disgrace.]
   A state of disgrace; infamy; reproach mingled with contempt;
   odium[3].
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   2. Abusive language.
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            Being both dramatic author and dramatic performer,
            he found himself heir to a twofold opprobrium. --De
                                                  Quincey.
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