how to pronounce humiliate


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humiliate is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of humiliate in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… i don't try to humiliate my opponent or …”

meanings of humiliate


  1. To make humble; to lower in condition or status.
  2. To injure the dignity and self-respect of.

humiliate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word humiliate occurs in english on average 0.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics humiliate can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that humiliate can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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