Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Humiliation (Page: 712)

Hu*mil`i*a"tion (?), n. [L. humiliatio: cf. F. humiliation.]

1. The act of humiliating or humbling; abasement of pride; mortification. Bp. Hopkins.

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.