Origin of humiliation
Examples from the Web for humiliation
Nude prisoners were kept in a central area, and walked around as a form of humiliation.
And she prefers living with other women who understand the humiliation she went through.Escaping Assad’s Rape Prisons: A Survivor Tells Her Story|Jamie Dettmer|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The humiliation of the Hill-Thomas hearings was still too fresh for them.And Now Mitch McConnell Is the ‘Pro-Woman’ Candidate!|Eleanor Clift|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are many members of the commentariat who seek not to help but to correct by humiliation.
But perhaps most damaging of all was the retelling of an act of humiliation on a female student.
In some way they conceived the idea that Bones Shadduck was primarily responsible for their humiliation.The Boys of Columbia High on the Gridiron|Graham B. Forbes
But he was determined to spare the repentant traitor the humiliation of owning a fault and accepting a pardon.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
On Good Friday the Vaudois observed the day according to the usage of their church, by fasting and humiliation.The Vaudois of Piedmont|John Napper Worsfold
The danger and the humiliation of this were fully recognized.A History of The Inquisition of Spain; vol. 2,|Henry Charles Lea
The humiliation of striped clothes he was spared; that barbarity had been done away with by law.Frank of Freedom Hill|Samuel A. Derieux
late 14c., from Late Latin humiliationem (nominative humiliatio) "humbling, humiliation," noun of action from past participle stem of humiliare "to humble," from humilis "humble" (see humble).