verb (used with object), humiliated, humiliating.
to cause (a person) a painful loss of pride, self-respect, or dignity; mortify.
Origin: 1525–35; Related forms
< Late Latin humiliātus
(past participle of humiliāre
to humble), equivalent to Latin humili
+ -ātus -ate1
humiliatory /hyuˈmɪliəˌtɔri, -ˌtoʊri or, often, yu-/ [hyoo-mil-ee-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee or, often, yoo-] Show IPA , humiliative, adjective
rehumiliate, verb (used with object), rehumiliated, rehumiliating.
dishonor, disgrace, shame; degrade, abase, debase. See humble