ingloriously ingloriously

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a dishonorable manner or to a dishonorable degree

Usage(s):

  1. One trouble: the rise of the glittering emporium-type drugstores and the fact that pharmacists have to double ingloriously as sandwich cutters and alarm-clock salesmen.
  2. One trouble: the rise of the glittering emporium-type drugstores and the fact that pharmacists have to double ingloriously as sandwich cutters and alarm-clock salesmen.
  3. In 1962, a $66 million city bond issue heavily touted by King Dick was ingloriously rejected at the polls.

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  1. "She's got the worst possible situation. She stuck her neck out and it's been chopped off," Sabato said. "She not only failed, she failed ingloriously."
    on Nov 16, 2006 By: Larry Sabato Source: Arizona Republic

  2. In despair, the writer Vera Brittain described herself as "nothing but a piece of wartime wreckage living on ingloriously in a world that doesn't want me".
    on Sep 12, 2007 By: Vera Brittain Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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