self-humiliating

humiliating

[hyoo-mil-ee-ey-ting or, often, yoo-]
adjective
lowering the pride, self-respect, or dignity of a person; mortifying: Such a humiliating defeat was good for his overblown ego.

Origin:
1750–60; humiliate + -ing2

humiliatingly, adverb
self-humiliating, adjective
unhumiliating, adjective
unhumiliatingly, adverb
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humiliating

adjective
causing awareness of your shortcomings; "golf is a humbling game" [syn: demeaning
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