ignominiously

adverb
in a dishonorable manner or to a dishonorable degree
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his grades were disgracefully low

Derived from adjective:

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Ignominiously — Ig no*min i*ous*ly, adv. In an ignominious manner; disgracefully; shamefully; ingloriously. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ignominiously — ignominious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ deserving or causing public disgrace or shame. DERIVATIVES ignominiously adverb. ORIGIN Latin ignominiosus, from in not + a variant of nomen name …   English terms dictionary

  • ignominiously — adverb see ignominious …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ignominiously — See ignominious. * * * …   Universalium

  • ignominiously — adverb in an ignominious manner …   Wiktionary

  • ignominiously — adv. in a disgraceful or embarrassing manner; ignobly, in a contemptible manner, meanly, basely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ignominiously — ig·no·min·i·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • ignominiously — See: ignominious …   English dictionary

  • ignominious — ignominiously, adv. ignominiousness, n. /ig neuh min ee euhs/, adj. 1. marked by or attended with ignominy; discreditable; humiliating: an ignominious retreat. 2. bearing or deserving ignominy; contemptible. [1375 1425; late ME < L ignominiosus.… …   Universalium

  • List of characters in the Shrek series — The following is a list of characters in the Shrek movies and games.Major supporting charactersThese characters appear as supporting characters:Big Bad WolfThis Big Bad Wolf is a mixture of the Big Bad Wolf in Little Red Riding Hood and the Big… …   Wikipedia

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