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infra dig.

1824, colloquial abbreviation of Latin infra dignitatem "beneath the dignity of."

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  • The rest of us feel that it's infra dig., and hope nobody will find out that we ever worked with our hands for a living.

    A Traveler from Altruria: Romance William Dean Howells
  • "infra dig.," he went on, with a humorous side-glance, and without pausing for my answer.

    Pushed and the Return Push George Herbert Fosdike Nichols, (AKA Quex)
  • She hated having to say this sort of thing to a butler, it was so infra dig.; but what could you do with father?

    The Forsyte Saga, Complete John Galsworthy

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