Discomfit and Humiliate


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Discomfit verb – To throw into a state of self-conscious distress.
Usage example: he was discomfited by the awkward situation of having his ex-girlfriend meet his current one

Humiliate is a synonym for discomfit. In some cases you can use "Humiliate" instead a verb "Discomfit".
Nearby Words: discomfiture, discomfiting
Synonyms for Discomfit


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Humiliate verb – To reduce to a lower standing in one's own eyes or in others' eyes.
Usage example: no student feels humiliated for not having the “right” clothes because everyone is wearing a school uniform

Discomfit is a synonym for humiliate in embarrass topic. You can use "Discomfit" instead a verb "Humiliate", if it concerns topics such as disgrace.
Nearby Words: humiliation, humiliating
Synonyms for Humiliate
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Humiliate and Discomfit. (2016). Retrieved 2021, June 20, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/discomfit/humiliate
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