Synonyms of ignominious in English:

ignominious

adjective

  • 1 the leader's ignominious defeat
    humiliating, undignified, embarrassing, mortifying, shameful, disgraceful, dishonourable, discreditable, ignoble, inglorious, abject, sorry, wretched, miserable, pitiful
    rare humiliatory
    [Antonyms] glorious
  • 2 the regime's most ignominious crimes
    heinous, infamous, scandalous, disgraceful, shameful, contemptible, despicable, shabby, wicked, vile, villainous, base, low, ignoble, wretched
    [Antonyms] admirable
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