n. symbol of disgrace; small mark, as scar or birthmark; mark made with red-hot iron
I do not attach any stigma to the fact that you were accused of this crime.
Armstrong’s once-impressive career is now forever tainted with the stigma of having been achieved by means other than skill, hard work and dogged determination.
Sentence in Classic:
The stigma gone, Hester heaved a long, deep sigh, in which the burden of shame and anguish departed from her spirit.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne Context