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1. disgraceful; shameful or shocking; improper: scandalous behavior in public.
2. defamatory or libelous, as a speech or writing.
3. attracted to or preoccupied with scandal, as a person: a scandalous, vicious gossip.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.