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Origin of ignominious
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Example sentences from the Web for ignominious
You call a halt, ignominiously, and say that you would like to rest for a minute or two.
Its name, which once rode astride the corporate headquarters on New York's Columbus Circle, was ignominiously removed.
The wolves never waited to receive the charge, but ignominiously turned tail and ran for their lives.Three Boys in the Wild North Land|Egerton Ryerson Young
Cleg plunged into his affairs without preamble, lest he should be captured from behind and ignominiously expelled.Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City|S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett
I even saw the pine tree which I had so ignominiously climbed.Tales of lonely trails|Zane Grey
We took him ignominiously by the scruff of the neck, haled him to camp, and dumped him down on Billy.The Land of Footprints|Stewart Edward White
Supposing he were ignominiously defeated, after having provoked the contest, what a humiliating position he would be placed in?Dr. Jolliffe's Boys|Lewis Hough