humiliated humiliated  /hju ˈmɪ li ˌeɪ tɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) subdued or brought low in condition or status
  2. (adj) made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride

Usage(s):

  1. But at the same time, it explains why he has shown compassion to those who he truly believes have been humiliated and has raised them to platforms they have rarely held in Europe.
  2. People humiliated themselves for it.
  3. They say we will live better if we just forget we're Serbs and agree to be humiliated.

News

  1. Drew Sharp: Time to hold Big Ten presidents accountable

    The Big Ten's getting humiliated once again. And once again, it's powerless in finding a remedy. The university presidents are embarrassing the conference far more than its chronic lack of football success.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

  2. Soccer-Iran demand Korean apology after 'bad manners' jibe

    By Narae Kim SEOUL, June 13 (Reuters) - South Korea coach Choi Kang-hee humiliated the Iranian people when he said he had been 'badly treated' in Tehran last year and wanted to stop the West Asian's qualifying for the World Cup, Iran boss Carlos Queiroz said on Thursday. The top two sides in Group A of World Cup qualifying in Asia clash in Ulsan on Tuesday, while Uzbekistan host Qatar looking ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Revolution 2.0: If History Is Any Guide, It's Only Going To Get Worse

    Via Simon Black of Sovereign Man blog , On a ski slope, there are two kinds of people.   The first group is people who seem to have been born on skis. The second group is the people who are humiliated by the first group.   Having grown up in Texas, I never saw snow until my first winter at West Point at the age of 17. So I am unfortunately in the latter group. But I do my best to fake it.   This ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Zero Hedge

Quotes

  1. "I have never been so shocked, hurt and humiliated in all my life," Parton said. "In a blue million years, I would never have such vulgar things come out of my mouth."
    on May 14, 2008 By: Dolly Parton Source: USA Today

  2. Mr Brookstein told BBC Radio 5 Live: "It is sad that there are going to be people who are going to be publicly humiliated. It is a form of bear-baiting. I've been banging the drum about what it's about - people shouldn't call in and they shouldn't...
    on Oct 11, 2008 By: Steve Brookstein Source: Market Rasen Today

  3. "I have sworn to only live free. Even if I find bitter the taste of death, I don't want to die humiliated or deceived," bin Laden said, in the 11-minute, 26-second tape. "The jihad is continuing with strength, for Allah be all the credit,...
    on Feb 19, 2006 By: Osama bin Laden Source: USA Today

Word of the Day
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/ɪn ˈfæ tʃu ˌeɪ tɪd /