English to Afrikaans Meaning :: indignity

Indignity :
- vernederingvernedering

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Noun(1) an affront to one's dignity or self-esteem

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(1) To add extra indignity to his humiliation he is suffering from a bout of hiccups that threatens to enter the Guinness Book of Records.(2) Each year 40,000 elderly people are forced to suffer this indignity .(3) the indignity of needing financial help(4) Foreign rule, with all of its humiliation and indignity , is still a living memory.(5) The indignity of that day stayed with us the entire year, increasing our determination.(6) The final indignity was to lose a home bonus point in the dying minutes as the descending darkness became both literal and metaphoric.(7) I guess if he did have to suffer that indignity , Amnesty International would be up in arms.(8) He's still steaming with indignity at the whole thing, and of course, he's quite right to be upset.(9) Would you not agree that no person should be made to suffer this indignity ?(10) The main entrance door is defaced with graffiti, which should shock the parents of youngsters guilty of this profound indignity .(11) The indignity of youth is compounded hugely by being in the sticks.(12) A man given to indignity is capable of committing any crime, however heinous it may be.(13) I bought books I did not want to save them from this indignity .(14) You have tons of information, but not one sense of feeling not one sense of one's own sense of indignity .(15) Millions were still suffering discrimination, stigma and indignity worldwide.(16) That means additional bureaucracies, therefore additional cost and also additional indignity to the older person.
Related Words
(1) indignity ::
1. shame ::
3. loss of self-respect ::
verlies van selfrespek
4. loss of pride ::
verlies van trots
5. loss of face ::
verlies van gesig
6. embarrassment ::
7. mortification ::
8. ignominy ::
9. disgrace ::
10. dishonor ::
11. stigma ::
12. discredit ::
13. affront ::
14. insult ::
15. abuse ::
17. injury ::
18. offense ::
19. injustice ::
20. slight ::
21. snub ::
22. discourtesy ::
23. disrespect ::
24. slap in the face ::
klap in die gesig
25. kick in the teeth ::
skop in die tande
Different Forms
indignities, indignity
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