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Paleontologists consistently portrayed these animals as vicious and solitary predators whose terrible reign had come to a sudden and ignominious end at the close of the Cretaceous period.
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The ignominious outcome of David’s tenure at the Human Rights Campaign comes after two years with him at the helm of the organization.
HRC PRESIDENT TERMINATED AFTER DISPUTE WITH BOARD ON HIS ROLE IN CUOMO AFFAIRCHRIS JOHNSONSEPTEMBER 5, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
Images of the ignominious withdrawal flip through their minds like a slide deck.
‘WAS THIS ALL WORTH IT?’ GRIEVING THE DEATH OF ONE OF THE LAST U.S. SOLDIERS KILLED IN AFGHANISTANW.J. HENNIGANSEPTEMBER 2, 2021TIME
To be sure, the Rohingya crisis was an ignominious episode for her but it is not as though the West did anything for the Rohingya either, beyond issuing condemnations.
THE WORLD HAS FAILED MYANMAR, SO NOW ITS YOUTH ARE STEPPING UPBRIAN WONGMARCH 5, 2021TIME
I betray my beloved parent's confidence, to save you from a certain and ignominious death.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
Tom pitched forward heavily, saving himself and his animal from an ignominious accident just in the nick of time.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
To be checkmated by an 'errant' pawn in the very middle of the board is a most ignominious way of losing the game.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
The ignominious failure of the attacks on Somers and Burnet seemed to prove that the assembly was coming round to a better temper.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
But, as his rhyme ended with such an ignominious fizzle, he hurried away with a snort of disgust.
A FORTUNE HUNTER; OR, THE OLD STONE CORRALJOHN DUNLOE CARTERET
Soon after its ignominious rejection the gout laid hold on Chatham, and he did not appear in parliament again for two years.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
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