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Synonyms for indignity
ɪnˈdɪg nɪ tiin·dig·ni·ty

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. indignity

    insult, rudeness, contemptuousness, opprobrium, disgrace, slight, reproach, ignominy, disrespect, outrage, affront

    deference, compliment, homage, respect

Princeton's WordNet

  1. indignitynoun

    an affront to one's dignity or self-esteem

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. indignitynoun

    insult, affront, outrage, slight, disrespect, dishonor, contumely, obloquy, opprobrium, reproach, abuse

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  1. List of paraphrases for "indignity":

    humiliation, opprobrium

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  1. Creator Phillip Hyman:

    That's who all this should really be about, not about the propaganda and making it your own story, shooting him in the back and just the indignity of it all.

  2. Maggie Kuhn:

    The ultimate indignity is to be given a bedpan by a stranger who calls you by your first name.

  3. Barack Obama:

    Charlie was the first African-American to earn a PGA tour card – often facing indignity and injustice even as he faced the competition, though his best golf was already behind him, he proved that he belonged... blazing a trail for future generations of athletes in America.

  4. Eliot Engel:

    This decision is long overdue and helps correct a decades-long indignity.

  5. Adiel Kiviti:

    We are tremendously relieved that the court recognized what we always knew : that our daughter was United States by birth, we are proud we taught our little girl to stand up for what's right even before she could crawl. No child should be denied her rights because her parents are LGBT, and no family should have to endure the indignity we did.

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