ignominiousness
noun see ignominious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ignominiousness — index bad repute, disrepute, infamy, opprobrium Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • ignominiousness — See ignominiously. * * * …   Universalium

  • ignominiousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being infamous: disgracefulness, dishonorableness, disreputability, disrepu tableness, infamy, shamefulness. See GOOD, RESPECT, RIGHT …   English dictionary for students

  • ignominiousness — ig·no·min·i·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • ignominiousness — noun unworthiness meriting public disgrace and dishonor • Syn: ↑shamefulness, ↑disgracefulness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ignominious, ↑disgraceful (for: ↑disgracefulness), ↑shameful …   Useful english dictionary

  • disgracefulness — noun unworthiness meriting public disgrace and dishonor • Syn: ↑shamefulness, ↑ignominiousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ignominious (for: ↑ignominiousness), ↑disgraceful, ↑shameful …   Useful english dictionary

  • shamefulness — noun unworthiness meriting public disgrace and dishonor • Syn: ↑disgracefulness, ↑ignominiousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ignominious (for: ↑ignominiousness), ↑disgraceful ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • ignominious — adjective Date: 15th century 1. marked with or characterized by disgrace or shame ; dishonorable 2. deserving of shame or infamy ; despicable 3. humiliating, degrading < suffered an ignominious defeat > • ignominiously adverb • ignominiousne …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ignominious — ignominiously, adv. ignominiousness, n. /ig neuh min ee euhs/, adj. 1. marked by or attended with ignominy; discreditable; humiliating: an ignominious retreat. 2. bearing or deserving ignominy; contemptible. [1375 1425; late ME < L ignominiosus.… …   Universalium

  • disreputableness — noun The state or quality of being disreputable or disgraceful; disreputability. Syn: ignominiousness, disgracefulness, disreputability …   Wiktionary

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