inglorious

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

in- +‎ glorious; from Latin inglōrius; first known use: 1565-75.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɪnˈɡlɔɹi.əs/, /ɪnˈɡloʊɹi.əs/
  • Hyphenation: in‧glo‧ri‧ous

Adjective[edit]

inglorious (comparative more inglorious, superlative most inglorious)

  1. Ignominious; disgraceful.
  2. Not famous; obscure.

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