Definition of infra dig in English:

infra dig

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Pronunciation: /ˌɪnfrə ˈdɪg
 
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adjective

[predic.] informal , chiefly British
Beneath one; demeaning: she regarded playing for the Pony Club as deeply infra dig
More example sentences
  • As Litt observes, for Armitage's aesthetic worldview, "grandiosity is infra dig."
  • It seemed, in that perspective, just a little infra dig to enjoin such praise.

Origin

early 19th century: abbreviation of Latin infra dignitatem 'beneath (one's) dignity'.

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