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Synonyms for ignominy
ˈɪg nəˌmɪn i, ɪgˈnɒm ə niig·nominy

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  1. ignominy

    Synonyms:
    disgrace, reprobation, shame, reproach, contempt, dishonor, infamy, obloquy

    Antonyms:
    credit, reputation, honor, distinction, glory, lustre, renown

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shame, disgrace, ignominynoun

    a state of dishonor

    "one mistake brought shame to all his family"; "suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison"

    Synonyms:
    shame, disgrace, pity

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  1. ignominynoun

    Synonyms:
    dishonor, disgrace, discredit, disrepute, shame, infamy, obloquy, contempt, opprobrium, odium, scandal, abasement

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ignominynoun

    Synonyms:
    disgrace, dishonor, reproach, obloquy, shame, humiliation

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  1. List of paraphrases for "ignominy":

    outrage, disgrace, shame

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How to use ignominy in a sentence?

  1. John Milton:

    Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.


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