Definition of opprobrium noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

opprobrium

noun
əˈprəʊbriəm
 
; əˈproʊbriəm
 
[uncountable] (formal)
 
severe criticism of a person, country, etc. by a large group of people
The bombing has attracted international opprobrium.The government did not deserve the opprobrium heaped on it by the national press.opprobrious
əˈprəʊbriəs
 
; əˈproʊbriəs
 
adjectivean opprobrious remark
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