(used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame;
"Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands" "an ignominious retreat" "inglorious defeat" "an opprobrious monument to human greed" "a shameful display of cowardice"
One is the eulogistic word freedom, and the other is the opprobrious word chance.
an opprobrious remark.
It is now freely applied as an adjective of an opprobrious kind.