ignominiously

All Adverb
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  • She felt that she would break down ignominiously if he pressed his suit just then. Cited from The Swindler and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • They ran ignominiously and never made the least show of fight. Cited from Under the Dragon Flag, by James Allan
  • Didn't he all but get ignominiously left out of his own wonderful Club? Cited from Follow My leader, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • And so ignominiously ended the attempt which so many have made, and at which so many have failed. Cited from A Duet, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • He was ignominiously pushed off the church steps by the church officers. Cited from T. De Witt Talmage, by T. De Witt Talmage and Mrs. T. De Witt Talmage
  • The ambition of the three girls to start a school on their own account failed ignominiously. Cited from Charlotte Bronte and Her Circle, by Clement K. Shorter
  • Never have plotters failed more ignominiously and played more completely into the hands of their enemy. Cited from The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2), by John Holland Rose
  • He had tried it twice and failed ignominiously both times. Cited from Wild Wings, A Romance of Youth, by Margaret Rebecca Piper
  • So in the end they were thrown out, one by one -- yes, sir, ignominiously. Cited from Foe-Farrell, by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • This charming prospect would be ignominiously cut short if the boy went first. Cited from Elster's Folly, by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • The former was so ignominiously defeated that he never ventured to meet his rival again. Cited from The Pianoforte Sonata, by J.S. Shedlock
  • I have not forgotten that you put me out of your house ignominiously as one turns out a servant. Cited from The Mask, by Arthur Hornblow
  • Temple was in distress of spirits because of his having been ignominiously bought off. Cited from Adventures Harry Richmond by Meredith, v1
  • So saying, he put off his clothes and went away ignominiously worsted. Cited from 1000 Nights and a Night, Vol. 5, Tr. by Burton
  • You beat me utterly and ignominiously; but then you did have a good three minutes' start. Cited from Deadham Hard, by Lucas Malet
  • But he fails ignominiously when put to the hard test of action. Cited from Rudin, by Ivan Turgenev (Tr.: Garnett)
  • Ted saw that this soon must change or he would be ignominiously beaten. Cited from Ted Strong in Montana, by Edward C. Taylor
  • But an officer had his eye upon him, and a minute afterward he was ignominiously brought back and put under guard. Cited from Frank's Campaign/Farm & Camp, Horatio Alger Jr. #9
  • They were in the end ignominiously defeated, every Senator present voting against them. Cited from California's 1909 Legislature by Franklin Hichborn
  • What shall we say of a nation that so ignominiously surrendered its liberties? Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume X, by John Lord
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