humiliating

adjective hu·mil·i·at·ing \ hyü-ˈmi-lē-ˌā-tiŋ , yü- \
|Updated on: 20 Jun 2018

Definition of humiliating

: extremely destructive to one's self-respect or dignity : humbling

humiliatingly

adverb

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1757

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