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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 Up|Brian Wong|March 5, 2021|Time
A repatriation ceremony would help bury the ignominious squabbles of the past.Incontrovertible Evidence Proves the First Americans Came From Asia|Doug Peacock|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was two years after the ignominious end of the Vietnam War and three years after Watergate.
International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn's ignominious downfall was more than a personal call to account.
Mike Castle deserved better than this ugly, ignominious end.
Zidane is famous for providing both the greatest and the most ignominious moments in French World Cup history.
I betray my beloved parent's confidence, to save you from a certain and ignominious death.
Tom pitched forward heavily, saving himself and his animal from an ignominious accident just in the nick of time.The Wave|Algernon 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 Poems|Geoffrey 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 Corral|John Dunloe Carteret