[hyoo-mil-i-tee or, often, yoo-] /hyuˈmɪl ɪ ti or, often, yu-/
the quality or condition of being ; modest opinion or estimate of one’s own importance, rank, etc.
noun (pl) -ties
the state or quality of being humble
early 14c., from Old French umelite “humility, modesty, sweetness,” from Latin humilitatem (nominative humilitas) “lowness, insignificance,” in Church Latin “meekness,” from humilis “humble” (see humble). In the Mercian hymns, Latin humilitatem is glossed by Old English eaðmodnisse.
a prominent Christian grace (Rom. 12:3; 15:17, 18; 1 Cor. 3:5-7; 2 Cor. 3:5; Phil. 4:11-13). It is a state of mind well pleasing to God (1 Pet. 3:4); it preserves the soul in tranquillity (Ps. 69:32, 33), and makes us patient under trials (Job 1:22). Christ has set us an example of humility (Phil. 2:6-8). We should be led thereto by a remembrance of our sins (Lam. 3:39), and by the thought that it is the way to honour (Prov. 16:18), and that the greatest promises are made to the humble (Ps. 147:6; Isa. 57:15; 66:2; 1 Pet. 5:5). It is a “great paradox in Christianity that it makes humility the avenue to glory.”
[hyoo-mint or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mɪnt or, often, ˈyu-/ noun 1. the gathering of political or military intelligence through secret agents. /ˈhjuːmɪnt/ noun 1. human intelligence: military intelligence gained from human sources with knowledge of the target area
[hyoo-miz-uh m or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mɪz əm or, often, ˈyu-/ noun 1. the philosophy or principles of David , especially his epistemological skepticism.
[hyoo-mi-cher, -choo r or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mɪ tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər or, often, ˈyu-/ noun 1. a measure of the discomfort most people feel because of the combined effects of atmospheric and ; variously defined as Fahrenheit plus some function of vapor pressure. 2. (formerly) the average of the Fahrenheit and the . humiture (hy’mĭ-chər) See […]
chat A filler word used on various “chat” and “talk” programs when you had nothing to say but felt that it was important to say something. The word apparently originated (at least with this definition) on the MECC Timeshare System (MTS, a now-defunct educational time-sharing system running in Minnesota during the 1970s and the early […]