In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- I was completely humiliated in front of people who had no right to do so.
- They stripped him of his dignity and tried humiliating him by showing him throughout the world.
- They humiliated Brian, subjecting him to a torrent of physical and emotional abuse.
- Look at the way they humiliate people going about their jobs, including women.
- It was just me and him there, so there was no one to humiliate me in front of.
- ‘I know,’ she said, ‘and you can't imagine how that humiliates me.’
- For instance, there is one scene where the old factory worker is humiliated in front of his son by the boss.
- There was just no way was I letting this chick humiliate me in front of my own fans.
- I've known my friend for a long time, but she humiliates me in front of my other friends.
- Besides, Dad will arrive, humiliate me in front of everyone there, and drag me home again.
- As far as I am aware, humiliating your colleagues in public is not the best way to foster team spirit.
- Women were humiliated and brutalised as part of a campaign to demean their ethnicity.
- She efficiently humiliates the girls, initiating a reign of abuse which gradually erodes their characters.
- He humiliates Billy by making him beg for time off work.
- But that didn't give him any right to scream at me and humiliate me in front of my own friends.
- Ever since then he has made it his mission to embarrass and humiliate women as much as possible.
- I could sense the pleasure as they humiliated me in front of my classmates.
- If I'm out in public with a woman who is doing her best to embarrass or humiliate me, I'll walk away.
- The fact that you take care of me doesn't give you the right to humiliate me.
- I have no desire to anger anyone, frustrate anyone or humiliate anyone.
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