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Another word for humble

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Adjective
  1. Having or expressing feelings of humility

  2. Of little distinction

    See also:

    plain

Verb
  1. To deprive of esteem, self-worth, or effectiveness

Another word for humble

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  • Debase implies a decline in value, quality, or character a debased mind
  • Abase suggests a loss, often merely temporary and self-imposed, of dignity and respect he abased himself before his employer
  • Degrade literally means to lower in grade or rank, but it commonly implies a lowering or corrupting of moral character and self-respect
  • To humiliate is to humble or shame another painfully and in public humiliated by their laughter
  • To humble is to lower the pride or increase the humility of oneself or another, and, unqualified, suggests that such lowering is deserved humbled by the frightening experience