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humiliations, plural;
  1. The action of humiliating someone or the state of being humiliated
    • - they suffered the humiliation of losing in the opening round
    • - he fought back tears of humiliation

  1. state of disgrace or loss of self-respect
  2. chagrin: strong feelings of embarrassment
  3. an instance in which you are caused to lose your prestige or self-respect; "he had to undergo one humiliation after another"
  4. depriving one of self-esteem
  5. (humiliate) cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of; "He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss"
  6. (humiliated) broken: subdued or brought low in condition or status; "brought low"; "a broken man"; "his broken spirit"
  7. (humiliated) embarrassed: made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride; "too embarrassed to say hello to his drunken father on the street"; "humiliated that his wife had to go out to work"; "felt mortified by the comparison with her sister"
  8. (humiliating) demeaning: causing awareness of your shortcomings; "golf is a humbling game"
  9. Humiliation (also called stultification) is the abasement of pride, which creates mortification or leads to a state of being humbled or reduced to lowliness or submission. ...
  10. Erotic humiliation is the consensual use of psychological humiliation in a sexual context, whereby one person gains arousal or erotic excitement from the powerful emotions of being humiliated and demeaned, or of humiliating another; often (but not always) in conjunction with sexual stimulation ...
  11. (humiliated) deprived of dignity or self-respect
  12. (humiliating) Liable to humiliate, degrade, shame or embarrass someone
  13. (humiliate) To hurt the pride or dignity of by causing to appear foolish or unworthy.
  14. An abuser will do everything he or she can to make you feel bad about yourself or defective in some way. After all, if you believe you're worthless and that no one else will want you, you're less likely to leave. ...