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Negative EmotionPlay
Use 'scandalous' to express shock or disapproval towards wrongful acts. SlideThe manager's scandalous disregard for safety angered everyone.
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Public ReactionPlay
'Scandalous' often implies that the public is talking negatively about the issue. SlideThe scandalous event was all over the news for weeks.
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Gossip TriggerPlay
Events called 'scandalous' may be juicy topics for gossip. SlideHer scandalous secret quickly became the talk of the town.