Synonyms for humiliation

Synonyms for (noun) humiliation

Synonyms: humiliation, abasement

Definition: depriving one of self-esteem

Similar words: debasement, degradation

Definition: changing to a lower state (a less respected state)


Synonyms: humiliation, mortification

Definition: an instance in which you are caused to lose your prestige or self-respect

Usage: he had to undergo one humiliation after another

Similar words: example, case, instance

Definition: an occurrence of something

Usage: it was a case of bad judgment; another instance occurred yesterday; but there is always the famous example of the Smiths


Synonyms: humiliation, chagrin, mortification

Definition: strong feelings of embarrassment

Similar words: embarrassment

Definition: the shame you feel when your inadequacy or guilt is made public


Synonyms: humiliation

Definition: state of disgrace or loss of self-respect

Similar words: disgrace, ignominy, shame

Definition: a state of dishonor

Usage: one mistake brought shame to all his family; suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison