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Inglorious
Inglorious In*glo"ri*ous, a. [L. inglorious; pref. in- not + gloria glory, fame: cf. F. inglorieux. See Glory.] 1. Not glorious; not bringing honor or glory; not accompanied with fame, honor, or celebrity; obscure; humble; as, an inglorious life of ease. --Shak. My next desire is, void of care and strife, To lead a soft, secure, inglorious life. --Dryden. Some mute inglorious Milton here may rest. --Gray. 2. Shameful; disgraceful; ignominious; as, inglorious flight, defeat, etc. Inglorious shelter in an alien land. --J. Philips.
Ingloriously
Ingloriously In*glo"ri*ous*ly, adv. In an inglorious manner; dishonorably; with shame; ignominiously; obscurely.
Ingloriousness
Ingloriousness In*glo"ri*ous*ness, n. The state of being inglorious.
Self-glorious
Self-glorious Self`-glo"ri*ous, a. Springing from vainglory or vanity; vain; boastful. --Dryden.
Unglorious
Unglorious Un*glo"ri*ous, a. Inglorious. [Obs.] --Wyclif.
Vainglorious
Vainglorious Vain`glo"ri*ous, a. Feeling or indicating vainglory; elated by vanity; boastful. ``Arrogant and vainglorious expression.' --Sir M. Hale. -- Vain`glo"ri*ous*ly, adv. -- Vain`glo"ri*ous*ness, n.
Vaingloriously
Vainglorious Vain`glo"ri*ous, a. Feeling or indicating vainglory; elated by vanity; boastful. ``Arrogant and vainglorious expression.' --Sir M. Hale. -- Vain`glo"ri*ous*ly, adv. -- Vain`glo"ri*ous*ness, n.
Vaingloriousness
Vainglorious Vain`glo"ri*ous, a. Feeling or indicating vainglory; elated by vanity; boastful. ``Arrogant and vainglorious expression.' --Sir M. Hale. -- Vain`glo"ri*ous*ly, adv. -- Vain`glo"ri*ous*ness, n.

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