Saturday, April 10, 2010

Word For The Day: opprobrium

opprobrium - oh - pro - bree- umm - noun: 1) infamy, castigation, scornful reproach or public disgrace due to outrageously shameful conduct, 2) the cause of said disgrace.  "Tiger will struggle for years to put all this opprobrium behind him."  Etymology: Latin: from opprobrare (to reproach).