French translation of 'ignominious'
[defeat, retreat] ignominieux/euse
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Yet somehow Washington salvaged a moral victory from these ignominious defeats.The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)
Its life looks set for an ignominious end.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
More than a century of proud history will soon come to an ignominious end when these mutually owned lenders are subsumed into larger rivals.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Both operations ended in ignominious withdrawal.The British way in Warfare - 1688-2000 (1990)
For a warrior prince, it was an ignominious end.BLOOD AGAINST THE SNOWS: The Tragic Story of Nepal&apos;s Royal Dynasty (2002)
It feels an ignominious end for two noble cars, clearly with miles of hard driving left in them.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
A tame and ignominious end to their defence of the World Cup.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But he will also recall that his first Test match as captain proper ended in ignominious defeat in Jamaica and sympathy was in short supply then.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Four of the top 16 players made an ignominious exit from the Ladbrokes.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Having to collect his bat as he walked off made for an ignominious exit.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The man who handed over the Ashes to England for the first time in a generation stood on the threshold of another ignominious defeat yesterday.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This ignominious defeat underlines the club's urgent need to sign a striker before the transfer window closes on Thursday.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
If no buyers emerge, it too could meet an ignominious end in the recycling yard.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He has won six games in a row, most of them after playing so badly that his team seemed to be heading for ignominious defeat.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The ignominious end does not mean he leaves no legacy.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The buyout is an ignominious end for a business that once employed 30,000 people and was synonymous with doorstep deliveries of milk.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Because of how they finished, they were looked upon as ignominious failures.Christianity Today (2000)
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Translation of ignominious from the Collins English to French Dictionary