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Definition of Infamy

Infamy

  1. Total loss of reputation; public disgrace; dishonor; ignominy; indignity.
  2. A quality which exposes to disgrace; extreme baseness or vileness; as, the infamy of an action.
  3. That loss of character, or public disgrace, which a convict incurs, and by which he is at common law rendered incompetent as a witness.

Infamy Quotations

Yesterday, December seventh, 1941, a date which will live in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. We will gain the inevitable triumph, so help us God.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Man has no right to kill his brother. It is no excuse that he does so in uniform: he only adds the infamy of servitude to the crime of murder.
Percy Bysshe Shelley

All facts prove that the Saenuri Party is a group of traitors who stoop to any infamy to realize its ambition to seize power.
Park Geun-hye

Tragedy occurs when a human soul awakes and seeks, in suffering and pain, to free itself from crime, violence, infamy, even at the cost of life. The struggle is the tragedy - not defeat or death.
Whittaker Chambers

Those who say that life is worth living at any cost have already written an epitaph of infamy, for there is no cause and no person that they will not betray to stay alive.
Sidney Hook
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Infamy Translations

infamy in Spanish is infamia
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