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  • nounoffensive behavior
  • nounshame

synonyms for ignominy

  • baseness
  • disgrace
  • lowness
  • meanness
  • sordidness
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How to use ignominy in a sentence

When it comes to American cyclists, however, there are fewer household names to choose from, and so your mind goes right to Lance Armstrong, who won the Tour de France an unprecedented seven times…only to be stripped of all his titles in ignominy.
WOULD YOU LET YOUR KID BECOME A PRO CYCLIST?EBEN WEISSJUNE 4, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The best thing might be to let him simply leave in ignominy.
PELOSI ONCE AGAIN PLAYS POLITICS WITH IMPEACHMENTMARC THIESSENJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Avengers are assembling to protect Chris Pratt from the ignominy of being declared the worst of the Hollywood Chrises.
HOW CHRIS PRATT BECAME THE INTERNET’S LEAST FAVORITE CHRISCONSTANCE GRADYOCTOBER 22, 2020VOX
Her cousin had only forced a solemn promise from her with the intention of covering her own ignominy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He had to hold himself from the ignominy of flight; he rose to cut his way out, making an effort to strike with precision.
HILDASARAH JEANETTE DUNCAN
On a quarrel between him and the Swiss Valet de Chambre, both were dismissed, the one with honour, the other with ignominy.
PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
By what law, then, do we act, when we treat with so much contempt women fallen into ignominy?
MY TEN YEARS' IMPRISONMENTSILVIO PELLICO
Upon them, at least, would not fall the ignominy of having been led into the simplest of traps by this white-faced Delilah.
THE DOUBLE FOURE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
Mallock flushed under the ignominy of this threat, and muttered his conviction that Michael was talking through his hat.
SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
Stover was too firmly persuaded of the enormity of his offense and the depth of his ignominy.
THE VARMINTOWEN JOHNSON
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WORDS RELATED TO IGNOMINY

  • black eye
  • black mark
  • blemish
  • blot
  • disgrace
  • dishonor
  • humiliation
  • ignominy
  • shame
  • spot
  • stigma
  • taint
  • tarnish
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