It was two years after the ignominious end of the Vietnam War and three years after Watergate.
A repatriation ceremony would help bury the ignominious squabbles of the past.
To ignore lessons of our ignominious personal financial history is to be doomed to repeat them.
Bayh seems to have a very different reason for cutting and running than the specter of ignominious defeat.
Zidane is famous for providing both the greatest and the most ignominious moments in French World Cup history.
She too lived in the ignominious position of an upper servant hated by the master above and the class beneath.
He pleasantly promises the ignominious death of your chief friends.
To hunt them out of their native lairs and bind them to arduous and ignominious servitude was hardly to be thought of.
But of all these numerous occasions the most ignominious was shortly after the affair with the Grizzly.
Peter Blood was sold to Colonel Bishop—a disdainful buyer—for the ignominious sum of ten pounds.
early 15c., from Middle French ignominieux (14c.) or directly from Latin ignominiosus "disgraceful, shameful," from ignominia "loss of a (good) name," from assimilated form of in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + nomen (genitive nominis) "name" (see name). Influenced by Old Latin gnoscere "come to know." Related: Ignominiously; ignominiousness.