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Synonyms for humbling

causing awareness of your shortcomings

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By humbling himself on the cross and by being exalted by God in the resurrection, Jesus Christ offers the promise of life, greatness, and joy to those who confess that he is Lord.
Being named editor of Professional School Counseling is a humbling and challenging responsibility.
It was a humbling experience,'' the 6-foot, 180-pound defensive back said.
Brown of Burbank will rise before dawn, don the uniform of a cavalry unit from another century and brace himself for the humbling applause of a million people.
This is a very humbling game,'' Parcells noted Wednesday.