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1. Characterized by or deserving shame or disgrace: "It was an ignominious end ... as a desperate mutiny by a handful of soldiers blossomed into full-scale revolt" (Harry Anderson).
2. Degrading; debasing: "The young people huddled with their sodden gritty towels and ignominious goosebumps inside the gray-shingled bathhouse" (John Updike).
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|Adv.||1.||ignominiously - in a dishonorable manner or to a dishonorable degree; "his grades were disgracefully low"|
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ignominiously[ˌɪgnəˈmɪnɪəslɪ] ADV → ignominiosamente
to be ignominiously defeated → sufrir una derrota vergonzosa
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
ignominiously[ˌɪgnəˈmɪniəsli] adv [retreat] → ignominieusement
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
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