Share this entry
infra dig Line breaks: infra dig
Pronunciation: /ˌɪnfrə ˈdɪɡ/

Definition of infra dig in English:


[predicative] 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.


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

Definition of infra dig in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources