Definitions for ignominyˈɪg nəˌmɪn i, ɪgˈnɒm ə ni
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shame, disgrace, ignominy(noun)
a state of dishonor
"one mistake brought shame to all his family"; "suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison"
Great dishonor, shame, or humiliation.
Origin: From ignominie, from ignominia, from ig- + nomen.
public disgrace or dishonor; reproach; infamy
an act deserving disgrace; an infamous act
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Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.
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