Humbling

  • 1 humbling — index disgrace Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 humbling — adjective causing awareness of your shortcomings golf is a humbling game • Syn: ↑demeaning, ↑humiliating, ↑mortifying • Similar to: ↑undignified * * * humˈbling adjective and no …

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  • 3 Humbling — Humble Hum ble, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Humbled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Humbling}.] 1. To bring low; to reduce the power, independence, or exaltation of; to lower; to abase; to humilate. [1913 Webster] Here, take this purse, thou whom the heaven s… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 humbling — adj. Humbling is used with these nouns: ↑experience …

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  • 5 humbling — 1. noun An event which causes humbleness; a set down. 2. adjective Of higher rank, status, quality, strength, etc.; inducing a feeling of inferiority …

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  • 6 humbling — hum|bling [ hʌmblıŋ ] adjective making you realize that you are not as important, good, intelligent, etc. as you thought …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 humbling — hum·ble || hÊŒmbl v. humiliate, embarrass, shame; subdue, abase adj. unpretentious, poor, simple; modest, not prideful; submissive, deferential, meek …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 8 humbling — UK [ˈhʌmb(ə)lɪŋ] / US adjective making you realize that you are not as important, good, clever etc as you thought …

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  • 9 self-humbling — /sɛlf ˈhʌmbəlɪŋ/ (say self humbuhling) adjective humbling oneself …

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  • 10 self-humbling — adj. * * * …

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  • 11 self-humbling — (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷( ̷ ̷) ̷ ̷ adjective : acting or serving to humble oneself * * * adj …

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  • 12 going to Canossa — humbling oneself, doing penance, repenting and asking forgiveness …

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  • 13 Mischling — ( crossbreed in German, plural: Mischlinge) was the German term used during the Third Reich to denote persons deemed to have only partial Aryan ancestry.[1] The word has essentially the same origin as mestee in English, mestizo in Spanish and… …

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  • 14 Life Sciences — ▪ 2009 Introduction Zoology       In 2008 several zoological studies provided new insights into how species life history traits (such as the timing of reproduction or the length of life of adult individuals) are derived in part as responses to… …

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  • 15 "C" Is for (Please Insert Sophomoric Genitalia Reference Here) — Remix album by Puscifer …

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  • 17 humble — [[t]hʌ̱mb(ə)l[/t]] humbler, humblest, humbles, humbling, humbled 1) ADJ GRADED A humble person is not proud and does not believe that they are better than other people. He gave a great performance, but he was very humble... Andy was a humble,… …

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  • 18 humble — 1 adjective 1 having a low social class or position: humble background/origins etc: Lacocca rose from humble beginnings to become boss of Ford. | a humble country parson 2 not considering yourself or your ideas to be as important as other people… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 Charles II of Navarre — Charles II King of Navarre Reign 6 October 1349 – 1 January 1387 ( 1000000000000003700000037 years, 1000000000000008700000087 days) Predecessor …

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  • 20 Ryan Tubridy — in Bray on his last day of presenting The Tubridy Show (2010). Born 28 May 1973 (1973 05 28) (age 38) …

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