|1.||[ adjective ] expressing offensive reproach|
|Synonyms:||insulting scurrilous scornful abusive|
|2.||[ adjective ] (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame|
|Synonyms:||shameful inglorious disgraceful ignominious black|
"an ignominious retreat" "inglorious defeat" "an opprobrious monument to human greed" "a shameful display of cowardice"