Atimy
Atimy At"i*my, n. [Gr. ?; 'a priv. + ? honor.] (Gr. Antiq.) Public disgrace or stigma; infamy; loss of civil rights. --Mitford. [1913 Webster]

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  • atimy — /atˈi mi/ noun 1. Loss of honour 2. In ancient Athens, loss of civil rights, public disgrace ORIGIN: Gr atimiā, from a (privative), and timē honour …   Useful english dictionary

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