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humiliate
used in In Cold Blood

2 uses
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Definition
extremely embarrass (decrease dignity, self-respect, or pride — especially in front of others)
  • This was very humiliating to me, but I couldn't control myself.
    4 — The Corner (26% in)
  • Andrews meant well, he was without malice, but Perry could have boiled him in oil-yet he never admitted it, never let anyone there guess why, after one of these humiliating incidents, he sat and sulked and ignored the meals that were delivered to him three times a day.
    4 — The Corner (73% in)

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