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 for humiliated
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Humiliate \Hu*mil"i*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Humiliated; p.
     pr. & vb. n. Humiliating.] [L. humiliatus, p. p. of
     humiliare. See Humble.]
     To reduce to a lower position in one's own eyes, or in the
     eyes of others; to cause a loss of pride or dignity; to
     humble; to mortify.
     [1913 Webster]
           We stand humiliated rather than encouraged. --M.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  humiliated \humiliated\ adj.
     brought low in condition or status; reduced in dignity;
     humbled; mortified.
     Syn: broken, crushed, humbled, low, mortified.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: subdued or brought low in condition or status; "brought
             low"; "a broken man"; "his broken spirit" [syn: broken,
             crushed, humbled, humiliated, low]
      2: made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride;
         "too embarrassed to say hello to his drunken father on the
         street"; "humiliated that his wife had to go out to work";
         "felt mortified by the comparison with her sister" [syn:
         embarrassed, humiliated, mortified]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  26 Moby Thesaurus words for "humiliated":
     abashed, ashamed, blushing, broken, brought low, chagrined,
     chapfallen, crestfallen, crushed, domesticated, embarrassed,
     hangdog, housebroke, housebroken, humbled, made to grovel,
     mortified, out of countenance, quelled, red-faced, reduced, shamed,
     shamefaced, shamefast, subdued, tamed

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