disgraceful; shameful or shocking; improper:
scandalous behavior in public.
defamatory or libelous, as a speech or writing.
attracted to or preoccupied with scandal, as a person:
a scandalous, vicious gossip.
noun 1. a newspaper or magazine that emphasizes scandal or gossip. scandal sheet
noun 1. an assessed percentage deduction, as in weight or price, granted in dealings with goods that are likely to shrink, leak, or otherwise vary in the amount or weight originally stated. 2. the amount of lumber estimated to be contained in a log being scaled. noun 1. (US) a percentage deducted from the price […]
noun, Archaic. 1. escalade. noun (pl) -lades, -lados 1. short for escalade
[Italian skah-lah kawr-daw-nah-tah] /Italian ˈskɑ lɑ ˌkɔr dɔˈnɑ tɑ/ noun, plural scale cordonate [Italian skah-le kawr-daw-nah-te] /Italian ˈskɑ lɛ ˌkɔr dɔˈnɑ tɛ/ (Show IPA) 1. a ramp having the form of broad, slightly inclined steps.