HyperDic: inglorious

English > 2 senses of the word inglorious:
ADJECTIVEallinglorious, black, disgraceful, ignominious, opprobrious, shameful(used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame
allingloriousnot bringing honor and glory
inglorious > pronunciation
Soundsihnglao'riyahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > inglorious: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaning(used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame.
Example "inglorious defeat"
Synonymsblack, disgraceful, ignominious, opprobrious, shameful
Broaderdishonorable, dishonourablelacking honor or integrity
Spanishbochornoso, ignominioso, oprobioso, vergonzoso
Catalandeshonorant, ignominiós, oprobiós, vergonyós
Adverbsingloriouslyin a dishonorable manner or to a dishonorable degree
English > inglorious: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningnot bringing honor and glory.
Example"some mute inglorious Milton here may rest"
Narrowerobscure, unknown, unsungnot famous or acclaimed
See alsodishonorable, dishonourablelacking honor or integrity
unknownnot known
OppositegloriousHaving or deserving or conferring glory

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