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ignominious
used in Candide

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Definition
deserving or bringing disgrace or shame — typically in reference to behavior or character
  • A man who had never been christened, a good Anabaptist, named James, beheld the cruel and ignominious treatment shown to one of his brethren, an unfeathered biped with a rational soul, he took him home, cleaned him, gave him bread and beer, presented him with two florins, and even wished to teach him the manufacture of Persian stuffs which they make in Holland.
    Chapter 3 (81% in)

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