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opprobrium
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
extreme criticism or a state of disgrace resulting from it
  • That was by no means a new idea to Maggie; she had been so often told she was like a gypsy, and "half wild," that when she was miserable it seemed to her the only way of escaping opprobrium, and being entirely in harmony with circumstances, would be to live in a little brown tent on the commons; the gypsies, she considered, would gladly receive her and pay her much respect on account of her superior knowledge.
    1.11 -- Book 1 Chapter 11 -- Maggie Tries to Run away from Her Shadow (2% in)

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