English adjective: inglorious
|1.||inglorious (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame|
|Samples||Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands.|
An ignominious retreat.
An opprobrious monument to human greed.
A shameful display of cowardice.
|Synonyms||black, disgraceful, ignominious, opprobrious, shameful|
|2.||inglorious not bringing honor and glory|
|Samples||Some mute inglorious Milton here may rest.|
|Similar||obscure, unknown, unsung|
|See also||dishonorable, dishonourable, unknown|