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present participle of humiliate
as in discrediting
to reduce to a lower standing in one's own eyes or in others' eyes the reigning tennis champ was humiliated on the court by a newcomer who defeated him in straight sets

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“Humiliating.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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