Humiliation



[hyoo-mil-ee-ey-shuh n or, often, yoo-] /hyuˌmɪl iˈeɪ ʃən or, often, yu-/

noun
1.
an act or instance of or being .
2.
the state or feeling of being ; mortification.
n.

late 14c., from Late Latin humiliationem (nominative humiliatio) “humbling, humiliation,” noun of action from past participle stem of humiliare “to humble,” from humilis “humble” (see humble).

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Humiliation of christ

    (Phil. 2:8), seen in (1) his birth (Gal. 4:4; Luke 2:7; John 1:46; Heb. 2:9), (2) his circumstances, (3) his reputation (Isa. 53; Matt. 26:59, 67; Ps. 22:6; Matt. 26:68), (4) his soul (Ps. 22:1; Matt. 4:1-11; Luke 22:44; Heb. 2:17, 18; 4:15), (5) his death (Luke 23; John 19; Mark 15:24, 25), (6) and […]

  • Humiliative

    [hyoo-mil-ee-eyt or, often, yoo-] /hyuˈmɪl iˌeɪt or, often, yu-/ verb (used with object), humiliated, humiliating. 1. to cause (a person) a painful loss of pride, self-respect, or dignity; mortify. /hjuːˈmɪlɪˌeɪt/ verb 1. (transitive) to lower or hurt the dignity or pride of v. 1530s, perhaps a back-formation from humiliation. Related: Humiliated; humiliating; humiliatingly.



  • Humiliator

    [hyoo-mil-ee-eyt or, often, yoo-] /hyuˈmɪl iˌeɪt or, often, yu-/ verb (used with object), humiliated, humiliating. 1. to cause (a person) a painful loss of pride, self-respect, or dignity; mortify. /hjuːˈmɪlɪˌeɪt/ verb 1. (transitive) to lower or hurt the dignity or pride of v. 1530s, perhaps a back-formation from humiliation. Related: Humiliated; humiliating; humiliatingly.

  • Humilis

    [hyoo-muh-lis or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mə lɪs or, often, ˈyu-/ adjective 1. (of a cumulus cloud) having a small, flattened appearance.



Disclaimer: Humiliation definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.