infra dig


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infra dig

Informal beneath one's dignity
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I am sure that Allium suffer from being tagged as decorative onions which seems to make them a bit infra dig, a pity as they do have some spectacular garden plants among their number.
I presume BC's strange conclusion comes from someone who thinks that safety belts are infra dig and that donning a hard hat on construction sites is a fashion statement.
However when it came to the Arena opening it was infra dig that he had to ballot for his ticket, having been chairman of the Culture Company and relieved of office.
He was a surgeon and man-midwife, or what we'd call an obstetrician today, which was regarded as a bit infra dig back then," says David Brazendale.
They were originally known as the White Conduit Club, had no ground of their own and played on the equivalent of the local rec but it was regarded as infra dig for the aristocracy to play in front of the great unwashed.
One detects shades of Corneille's Cid and French classical drama, where onstage action is infra dig.
It's a wonderful thing and includes essential information like a wind chill factor table' sunrise and sunsets for 2007' Latin in common usage (I now know that infra dig means beneath one's dignity, so already the Audi diary is paying off)' and, of course, there's the essential wine chart.