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inglorious

inglorious

adjective in·glo·ri·ous \(ˌ)in-ˈglr-ē-əs\

: causing shame or disgrace

Full Definition of INGLORIOUS

1
:  shameful, ignominious <an inglorious defeat>
2
:  not glorious :  lacking fame or honor <made an inglorious comeback>
in·glo·ri·ous·ly adverb
in·glo·ri·ous·ness noun

Origin of INGLORIOUS

Latin inglorius, from in- + gloria glory
First Known Use: 1573

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