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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Causing awareness of your shortcomings.

Usage examples (38)
  • Golf is a humbling game
  • Half of Nebraska'a last six games have resulted in humbling defeats.
  • They lost in humbling fashion, ousted in the second of four voting rounds as London went on to edge Paris for the 2012 Summer Olympics.
  • The only thing better and more humbling is trading "how I got arrested stories" ... ( for more
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