Definition of humiliating
: extremely destructive to one's self-respect or dignity : humbling
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Hector Neris walked off the mound a month ago in what was likely the most humiliating moment of his career.
Failure to comply often triggers a humiliating rebuke from the pulpit or, worse, physical punishment, according to numerous former members interviewed by AP.
Even more humiliating was that the 10-2 aggregate defeat against Bayern Munich, marking the largest ever loss for an English side in Europe.
Hardly sporting, but preferable to a humiliating defeat in King of Fighters.
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