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English definition of “inglorious”

inglorious

adjective uk   /ɪnˈɡlɔː.ri.əs/ us    /-ˈɡlɔːr.i-/ literary
that people should be ashamed of because it is not fair or honest: That country has a long, inglorious record of dealing harshly with political prisoners.Morally wrong and evilDishonest
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