adjective. ['ˈhʌmbəlɪŋ, ˈhʌmblɪŋ'] causing awareness of your shortcomings.
Rhymes with Humbling
Sentences with humbling
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
While it can be humbling and uncomfortable, making a list of weaknesses during a self-evaluation is also valuable.
2. Noun, singular or mass
It was a humbling and frustrating experience.
Quotes about humbling
1. It's continuously humbling to work hard, you know? As long as you've got a good work ethic and a sense of humor, I don't think anybody can become too much of an egoist under those circumstances.
- Rachael Ray