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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hu·mil·i·a·tion n.
 1. The act of humiliating or humbling; abasement of pride; mortification.
 2. The state of being humiliated, humbled, or reduced to lowliness or submission.
    The former was a humiliation of Deity; the latter a humiliation of manhood.   --Hooker.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: state of disgrace or loss of self-respect
      2: strong feelings of embarrassment [syn: chagrin, mortification]
      3: an instance in which you are caused to lose your prestige or
         self-respect; "he had to undergo one humiliation after
         another" [syn: mortification]
      4: depriving one of self-esteem [syn: abasement]