the loss of other people's respect because you have done something they strongly disapprove of:
Smith faced total public disgrace after the incident.
Toranaga sent us away in disgrace.
His actions brought disgrace on the family.
There was no disgrace in finishing fourth.
used to say that something or someone is so bad or unacceptable that the people involved with them should feel ashamed:
The UK rail system is a national disgrace.
be a disgrace to
You are a disgrace to the medical profession.