demeaning


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Synonyms for demeaning

Synonyms for demeaning

causing awareness of your shortcomings

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The Ombudsperson after hearing the parties, concluded that the demeaning attitude and use of objectionable language by the senior officer to a female employee (complainant) was harassment as per the provisions of the Act ibid and awarded the penalty of censure to the accused officer.
18) Demeaning has two parts, which I call the expressive dimension and
BEIRUT: MP Strida Geagea has filed a suit against unnamed persons who allegedly made threatening phone calls and sent letters demeaning Geagea and threatening her life, her office announced Friday.
General David Morrison called the emails 'demeaning, explicit and profane' and warned the soldiers that there is no place in the army for those who have demeaning behaviour towards women.
Then these individuals were asked to select activities from a list of 10 for the others to perform; some of the tasks were more demeaning than others.
Summary: Rabat - Moroccan NGO "the League of Sahrawi human rights defenders" slammed, on Thursday, forced marriages in the Tindouf camps and urged the international community to end this demeaning practice.
Rayner said: "For far too long now, the Patients Association has been receiving calls on our helpline from people wanting to talk about the dreadful, neglectful, demeaning, painful and sometimes downright cruel treatment their elderly relatives had experienced at the hands of NHS nurses.
Rayner said the Patients Association had received calls from people telling of the "dreadful, neglectful, demeaning, painful and sometimes downright cruel treatment" their elderly relatives had experienced at the hands of NHS nurses.
Grose's fumbling excuse for having sent out a racially demeaning e-mail was that he didn't realize that it was demeaning, when that was the e-mail's only point.
The metaphor he used to compare the children of Lansdowne Primary school to a "herd", was insulting and demeaning to those children, their parents and the school they attend.
2 Ayman al-Zawahri has slammed US President-elect Barack Obama, calling him a demeaning racial term implying that Obama is a black American who does the bidding of whites.
Hucknall said: "What happens to those young people is humiliating and demeaning.
I would add that Maher's continually laughing at his own jokes and his failure to air one entire episode of his show without demeaning George W.
HATS off - if that's not too antiquated and demeaning a phrase
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