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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: inglorious(0.01518 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to inglorious.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing
disgrace or shame; “Man...has written one of his
blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic
islands”- Rachel Carson; “an ignominious retreat”;
“inglorious defeat”; “an opprobrious monument to human
greed”; “a shameful display of cowardice” [syn: black,
disgraceful, ignominious, opprobrious, shameful]
2: not bringing honor and glory; “some mute inglorious Milton
here may rest” [syn: dishonorable] [ant: glorious]
English → English (gcide)
Inglorious \In*glo"ri*ous\, a. [L. inglorious; pref. in- not +
gloria glory, fame: cf. F. inglorieux. See Glory.]
1. Not glorious; not bringing honor or glory; not accompanied
with fame, honor, or celebrity; obscure; humble; as, an
inglorious life of ease. --Shak.
My next desire is, void of care and strife,
To lead a soft, secure, inglorious life. --Dryden.
Some mute inglorious Milton here may rest. --Gray.
2. Shameful; disgraceful; ignominious; as, inglorious flight,
Inglorious shelter in an alien land. --J. Philips.