Definition: public disgrace or shame
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): sordidness, disgrace
1. Can you imagine the ignominy the killer’s mother must face when she goes out in public?
2. To add to my ignominy, I tripped as I made my way out of the crowded restaurant.
3. In the old days, unwed pregnant women were frowned upon and endured a great deal of ignominy.