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indignity

noun

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an act or expression showing scorn and usually intended to hurt another's feelings
  • minor indignities such as intentionally mispronouncing a person's name

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The first known use of indignity was in 1581

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“Indignity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/indignity. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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