browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
humiliated

more about humiliated

humiliated


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Humiliate  \Hu*mil"i*ate\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Humiliated};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Humiliating}.]  [L.  humiliatus  p.  p.  of 
  humiliare.  See  {Humble}.] 
  To  reduce  to  a  lower  position  in  one's  own  eyes,  or  in  the 
  eyes  of  others  to  humble;  to  mortify. 
 
  We  stand  humiliated  rather  than  encouraged.  --M. 
  Arnold. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  humiliated 
  adj  1:  subdued  or  brought  low  in  condition  or  status;  "brought 
  low";  "a  broken  man";  "his  broken  spirit"  [syn:  {broken}, 
  {crushed},  {humbled},  {low}] 
  2:  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 
  [syn:  {embarrassed},  {mortified}] 




more about humiliated