Stigma Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Stigma


  1. mark of Cain God’s mark on Cain, a sign of his shame for fratricide. [O. T.: Genesis 4:15]
  2. scarlet letter the letter “A” for “adultery” sewn on Hester Prynne’s garments. [Am. Lit.: Hawthorne The Scarlet Letter]