hu·mil·i·ate / (h)yoōˈmilēˌāt/ • v. [tr.] make (someone) feel ashamed and foolish by injuring their dignity and self-respect, esp. publicly: you'll humiliate me in front of the whole school! | [as adj.] (humiliating) a humiliating election defeat. DERIVATIVES: hu·mil·i·at·ing·ly / -ˌātinglē/ adv. hu·mil·i·a·tion / -ˌmilēˈāshən/ n. hu·mil·i·a·tor / -ˌātər/ n.
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